Tag: Neurodegenerative disease

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Prostate drug, terazosin, may significantly bring down the risk of Parkinson’s disease in men

Prostate drug, terazosin, may significantly bring down the risk of Parkinson’s disease in men

Parkinson’s disease is a progressively debilitating condition that can be traumatic for the patient and caregiver. This neurodegenerative cond [...]
Traumatic brain injury can increase risk of Alzheimer’s disease: Tips to avoid head injuries

Traumatic brain injury can increase risk of Alzheimer’s disease: Tips to avoid head injuries

Increasing age is the greatest known risk factor of Alzheimer’s disease, which is most common in people over the age of 65. However, this neur [...]
Parkinson’s disease: ‘Focused’ ultrasound may help treat the condition

Parkinson’s disease: ‘Focused’ ultrasound may help treat the condition

Parkinson’s disease is a debilitating that can be traumatic for patients and caregivers. There is no cure for this condition, but certain drug [...]
Identifying signs of Alzheimer’s even before symptoms set in possible

Identifying signs of Alzheimer’s even before symptoms set in possible

Dealing with dementia can be traumatic for both the patient and caregiver. A new study at the University of Missouri has sought to identify an [...]
Get a flu shot if you want to bring down your risk of Alzheimer’s disease

Get a flu shot if you want to bring down your risk of Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a kind of dementia that causes brain cells to degenerate and die. It is a progressive disorder characterised by a conti [...]
Negative thoughts can up your risk of Alzheimer’s disease: Counter this with a few lifestyle changes

Negative thoughts can up your risk of Alzheimer’s disease: Counter this with a few lifestyle changes

Dementia is a condition that leads to progressive cognitive decline. It affects memory, thinking, comprehension, learning capacity and judgeme [...]
Indian researchers discover secret to reduce poisoning of nerve cells that leads to memory loss in Alzheimer’s disease

Indian researchers discover secret to reduce poisoning of nerve cells that leads to memory loss in Alzheimer’s disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a neurodegenerative condition that can be traumatic for both patients and caregivers. India has the third highest numbe [...]
World Parkinson’s Day 2020: Here’s how to live better with this condition

World Parkinson’s Day 2020: Here’s how to live better with this condition

Parkinson’s disease is a progressive neurological disorder. It affects the brain cells, called neurons, which control movement. These neurons [...]
Practice good sleep habits, bring down your risk of Alzheimer’s disease

Practice good sleep habits, bring down your risk of Alzheimer’s disease

Poor sleep is a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease, says a study at Washington University School of Medicine. Researchers may have discovered for [...]
Keto diet may fight against Alzheimer’s disease

Keto diet may fight against Alzheimer’s disease

“Ketogenic” is a term for a low-carb diet (like the Atkins diet). The idea is for you to get more calories from protein and fat and less from carbohy [...]
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