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Mayo Clinic study examines thoughts on predictive tests for Alzheimer’s

PHOENIX — A new Mayo Clinic study examines the question “what would you do if you knew you are predisposed to Alzheimer’s disease?” The study, which will be published in the October edition of Mayo Clinic Proceedings, was conducted to measure attitudes concerning Alzheimer’s genetic and biomarker tests. Other studies [...]

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Getting past a weight-loss plateau Has the number on the scale not budged in a while? Don't fall back on bad habits. Restart your weight-loss plan with these tips. Whole grains: Hearty options for a healthy diet Whole grains have been linked to a lower risk [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Study Says Widowhood May Delay Dementia

PHOENIX — A new Mayo Clinic study suggests that the care and support family members give to elderly widows following the death of their spouse may be a factor in delaying dementia. The study presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark last week was designed to evaluate [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Summer food safety tips What is wheatgrass? Why is it in my drink? Transcranial magnetic stimulation Don't prejudge Alzheimer's wanderers who may really have a goal Premature ventricular contractions (PVCs)

Created by Dana Sparks

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Autism spectrum disorder Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) Salt craving: A symptom of Addison's disease? Brain aneurysm Vitamin B-12: Can it improve memory in Alzheimer's?

Created by Dana Sparks

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