Former Loveland cop gets 5 years for forceful arrest woman with dementia
(Loveland, CO.) Former Loveland police officer Austin Hopp accepted a plea deal in March for his role in the June 2020 arrest of a 73-year-old woman with dementia. Hopp was sentenced to 5 years in prison and 3 years of probation.
Simply eating blueberries will not reduce the risk of dementia, doctor shares an evidence based holistic approach
In the News:Brain foods and healthy foods are talked about every day. One simple food that’s been proven to improve our brain health is blueberries. Background: Dementia does not have to be a one-way streak. For many people, it can be prevented or delayed.
Evidence shows that Sleep Health and Heart Health are good predictors of dementia
Dementia is a multifaceted disease that's seemingly connected to all the major systems of the human body. I'd like you to know diet and the quality of sleep are also linked to optimal brain health.
Bruce Willis “Steps Away” From His Career Due to Aphasia. What is the Illness, and Could it Have Been Prevented?
Aphasia is often confused with Alzheimer’s-related dementia, but while the symptoms can be similar the illness is markedly more complex than that simple comparison. Demi and BruceDemi Moore Instagram, March 19, 2022.
My Great Aunt Wanted To Wear Her Nightie To Church
**This article is based on nonfiction by actual events that were witnessed firsthand by me; used with permission. My great aunt was a fascinating lady who could sit for hours and regale you with stories of yesteryear. As she aged, she began to slip into a form of dementia that sometimes made it difficult to know whether she was telling you something that had happened, or something that was created in her mind.
New evidence shows you should eat things high in Vitamin B9, aka Folate, to reduce your chances of dementia.
New research and data are showing that low folate and low B-12 levels in your bloodstream are associated with higher incidences of dementia. Keep an eye on your Folate and B-12Health Stuff TO Know.
My Mother In Law Took My Forks
**This article is based on nonfiction by actual events that were witnessed firsthand by me; used with permission. My mother-in-law was a very timid woman. She would visit weekly or more with my father-in-law. One afternoon they dropped by to cradle and rock the newest member of the family who was only about 3 weeks old.
Physical activity linked to a lower Alzheimer's disease risk
Happy Elderly Couple Holding Hands while Crossing on the Pedestrian LaneSHVETS production/Pexels. "One exciting finding of this study is that as people's fitness improved, their risk of Alzheimer's disease decreased—it was not an all-or-nothing proposition," stated study author Edward Zamrini, MD, from the Washington VA Medical Center, and a member of the American Academy of Neurology.
Aurora council still waiting on details about eldercare closure
(Aurora, Colo.) A city-run daycare program for older adults in Aurora wasn't canceled last month due to a lack of funding. City Manager Jim Twombly explained funding had nothing to do with the facility's closure. He spoke at a City Council workshop last Saturday where council members could propose projects for American Rescue Plan money.
Dementia: Perspectives on Korsakoff’s Syndrome and Vitamin B1 Deficiency Based on Scientific Sources
How to reduce health risks for alcohol-related brain damage based on a review of scientific literature. Please note that there is no medical advice in this article. It is for information purposes reflecting the reviews from the medical literature. Korsakoff’s Syndrome is widely documented in reliable sources monitored by the governments.
Rewiring Brain Activating BDNF with β-Hydroxybutyrate Production Naturally
Initiating neurogenesis and enhancing cognitive reserves with simple lifestyle habits based on insights from scientific papers in neuroscience, biology, and cognitive science. A Scientific Review of Literature for Brain-Derived Neuro Factor and β-Hydroxybutyrate.
Aurora decision to close adult daycare surprises commissioner
(Aurora, Colo.) The leader of Aurora's Commission for Older Adults told City Council Monday that the city's adult day care program "has been terminated" without giving her any notice.
Robotic pets could be a benefit for your family member
This puppy could be a good substitute for a loved one in a care center.Joy for All Companion Pet Pup. According to HomeCare, a study finds Joy for All "robotic companion pets improve interactions, behaviors and quality of life in hospice dementia patients."
A Scientific Link Between Covid-19 And Alzheimer's-Like Brain Impairment
Thanks to noteworthy research by the Cleveland Clinic we now know there is a link between COVID and Alzheimer’s Disease. What does this recent pioneering research mean to the public?