It’s how much cannabis your patients with HIV infection smoke now—not over their lifetime—that appears to affect their cognition.
How common is psychosis in PD? Implications? Risk factors? Insights here, and measures that may help.
An association was found between headache or non-migrainous headache and later dementia. Not so for migraine.
A multi-step inflammatory cascade appears to connect hyperglycemia and brain dysfunction.
In the news: stroke prevention, heart disease and women, migraine and depression, cholinesterase inhibitors and dementia, multivitamins and cataract risk.
Regular exercise; no smoking; and maintaining a low body weight, a healthy diet, and low alcohol intake may reduce the risk significantly.
The reduction in dementia is not simply the result of the drugs reducing their blood pressure.
What is a safe, effective, and inexpensive way to reduce the risk of heart attacks, strokes, and dementia? What we eat is a key part of the answer. For one thing, doctors can suggest an appropriate diet to motivated patients, or to those who prefer a non-drug approach.
Is it appropriate to routinely order urinalysis for patients in a nursing home (both with and without dementia) when they exhibit behavioral changes but show no signs or symptoms of urinary tract infection (UTI)?