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Can Arts, Crafts and Computer Use Preserve Your Memory?

Can Arts, Crafts and Computer Use Preserve Your Memory?

Via American Academy of Neurology: People who participate in arts and craft activities and who socialize in middle and old age may delay the development in very old age of the thinking and memory problems that often lead to dementia, according to a new study published in the April 8, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

COPD and MCI Study: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

COPD or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a leading cause of death.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Michelle Mielke tells us COPD may also raise the risk for cognitive problems. To listen, click the link below. COPD and MCI

Created by Joel Streed

Mayo Clinic Study Says Widowhood May Delay Dementia

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 [...]

Created by Jim McVeigh

Geda: MCI and Modified Behavior Study Implications (:20)

Yonas Geda, M.D., M.Sc. discusses the study implications on modifiable risk factors of mild cognitive impairment.

Created by Susana Shephard

Geda: MCI and Modified Behavior Study Findings (:31)

Yonas Geda, M.D., M.Sc. discusses the study findings on modifiable risk factors of mild cognitive impairment.

Created by Susana Shephard

Geda: MCI and Modified Behavior Study Rationale (:27)

Yonas Geda, M.D., M.Sc. discusses the rationale for conducting a study on modifiable risk factors of mild cognitive impairment.

Created by Susana Shephard

La tasa de fallecimiento de las personas con deterioro cognitivo leve puede superar la de quienes no padecen la afección

La tasa de fallecimiento de las personas con deterioro cognitivo leve puede superar la de quienes no padecen la afección

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — La investigación realizada por Mayo Clinic para estudiar la relación entre la muerte y dos tipos de deterioro cognitivo leve (DCL) plantea que quienes padecen tales afecciones mueren a una tasa mayor que las personas sin deterioro cognitivo leve. La investigación publicada hoy será presentada durante la [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

People with Mild Cognitive Impairment May Die at Higher Rate Than People Without Condition

People with Mild Cognitive Impairment May Die at Higher Rate Than People Without Condition

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic research studying the relationship between death and the two types of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) suggests that people who have these conditions die at a higher rate than people without MCI. The research was released today and will be presented at the American Academy of [...]

Created by Duska Anastasijevic

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