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Blog posts of '2016' 'March'

Dementia - Women Fare Worse Than Men

 

Women are twice as likely to develop a dementia as men of the same age, experts have revealed, and to make it worse, they tend to deteriorate at a much faster rate than the opposite sex.  The Alzheimer’s Association states that:

Women over the age of 65 ‘have a one in six chance of developing ...

Gardening To Stop Dementia

Is GARDENING the key to preventing Alzheimer's? Regular exercise 'slashes the risk of dementia by half'

  • Exercise reduces the risk of Alzheimer's disease, scientists have revealed
  • That's because any physical activity boosts brain volume in older people 
  • The increased volume occurs in brain areas...