London: People with Type 2 diabetes, heart disease or stroke have double the risk of developing dementia, finds a study. Type 2 diabetes, heart diseases (ischemic heart disease, heart failure or atrial fibrillation) and stroke, so-called cardiometabolic diseases, are some of the main risk factors for dementia. The presence of more than one cardiometabolic disease […]
Hyderabad: Anvayaa, India’s first and only IoT and AI tech-based personalised elderly care platform has launched its Personalised Dementia Care Plan to serve elders, suffering from Dementia – a progressive neurodegenerative disorder. According to a press release, Anvayaa has developed a customizable module to provide personalized care for Dementia patients and help them live with […]
Tsukuba: Fiber is something that every dietician suggests for better health. It’s known to be vitally important for a healthy digestive system and also has cardiovascular benefits like reduced cholesterol. Recently, evidence has emerged that fiber is also important for a healthy brain. A new study has opened up about this. The study was published […]
UK: According to a new research, Artificial Intelligence (AI) can predict which people who attend memory clinics will develop dementia within two years with 92 per cent accuracy. The study has been published in ‘JAMA Network Open Journal’. Using data from more than 15,300 patients in the US, research from the University of Exeter found […]
New Delhi: A new study has found that the common syndromesof severe mental illness, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder,dementia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and addiction, may have anunusual evolutionary basis. The constant prevalence of mental illness across the history of the humanspecies suggests a Darwinian paradox. Despite causing significant disease,there seems little impact on selection for fitness. […]
Home health care- in which health providers, primarily nurses, visit patients' homes to deliver care- has become a leading source of home- and community-based services caring for people living with dementia.