February 202306
¿Que es la demencia?
Posted By : Melissa Ford

El riesgo de tener demencia aumenta con la edad, pero no es una parte normal del envejecimiento. Todos tenemos un poco de problemas con la memoria y el pensamiento cuando envejecemos. Pero esos cambios no…

February 202306
Infections in people with dementia
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Infections in people with dementia. People with dementia often get infections. In fact, infections are a common cause of death among people with dementia. Many different kinds of infections can occur. The most common are…

February 202305
Centros de urgencias
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Los centros de urgencias son centros de atención médica que pueden atender la mayoría de las necesidades de salud menores. Sin embargo, los centros de urgencias no pueden atender emergencias médicas graves. Las personas que…

February 202303
Walkers for the elderly
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Many older adults need some support when walking. Different types of walkers work better for different needs. A doctor, physical therapist or other health care provider can help pick the best walker for the person's…

February 202303
Drugs Used for Memory Loss in Dementia
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Drugs Used for Memory Loss in Dementia. Several drugs are available to treat memory loss in people with Alzheimer's disease. They are sometimes used in other forms of dementia, too. But, they are mainly for…

February 202302
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Posted By : Melissa Ford

Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) of the lower extremity is a common manifestation of atherosclerosis. It is present in up to 20% of older men and women and is estimated to affect more than 200 million…