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Early Alzheimers

Why Mexican-Americans Are Predisposed To Early Alzheimer's Disease

VOXXI | Hope Gillette | Posted 01.23.2014 | Latino Voices

Early memory issues known as mild cognitive impairment (MCI), commonly seen among Mexican Americans, may predispose them to Alzheimer’s disease almo...

Could This Be The Key To A Healthy Brain?

Gary W. Small, M.D. | Posted 03.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Gary W. Small, M.D.

My wife's 103-year-old grandmother lived in a third floor walk-up apartment in New York City. The exercise she got on those stairs and errands may not only have protected her heart so she could live past 100, it may also have protected her brain.

Medical Innovation and Shortening the Long Goodbye

John Horton | Posted 02.20.2012 | Healthy Living
John Horton

Today, too many families face President Reagan's "long goodbye" -- and too many Alzheimers' victims know, even as the disease begins to rob them of their memories, of the pain their families will face.

Erratic and Angry: Politics As Usual, or Early Alzheimer's?

Donna Fish | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Donna Fish

A few weeks ago a friend and I were discussing, what else, politics and she said: "McCain is sounding exactly like my Dad did in the earliest stage of...