Maureen Barnett, 65, was diagnosed with vascular dementia in 2003 and developed Alzheimer’s three years ago.The family, from Somerset, said it as though ‘a happy switch’ is permanently on….
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It will help doctors in dealing with the head injury; could still be four years away, but could help diagnose early Alzheimer’s, as well.
It is World FTD Awareness Week, spotlighting frontotemporal dementia, a serious ailment affecting the middle-aged. Don Newhouse, president of Advanced Publications, lost his wife, Suzi, to the disease, and …
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“Eat badly and work hard,” 94-year-old Giuseppe told me when I asked him the secret to a long life….
While Americans tend to associate the holidays with togetherness, joyful occasions and feelings of warmth and happiness, the season can also worsen feelings of loneliness and isolation for some people – especia…