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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Sunless tanning: What you need to know Sunless tanning products can provide a safe, natural-looking tan — if they're applied carefully and correctly. Memory loss: When to seek help Memory loss may indicate normal aging, a treatable condition or the onset of dementia. Find out how [...]

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What You Should Know About Caring for an Aging Parent

SPRINGFIELD, Minn. — Americans are living longer than ever before and many middle-aged adults are taking on the role of caregiver for their aging parents. Mayo Clinic Health System family physician Kelsey Nylander, D.O., says, “Caring for an aging parent can be a responsibility that requires personal sacrifices and creates potential resentment. But it [...]

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Mayo Clinic Radio: 7 Tips To Prevent Memory Loss

Join us Saturday, March 29, at 9 a.m. CT, when we cover as much about Alzheimer's disease as we can in one hour! Director of the Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Ronald Petersen, M.D.,Ph.D., will be with us to discuss a recent study listing Alzheimer's disease as the third-leading cause of death, and [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Memory loss: 7 tips to improve your memory Degenerative changes in the spine: Is this arthritis? What is atrial fibrillation? Understand food labels to avoid allergic reactions Quitting smoking: 10 ways to resist tobacco cravings

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Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Exercise and cold weather: Tips to stay safe outdoors Don't let cold weather spell the end of your exercise. With these ideas, you can stay fit, motivated and warm. Memory loss: 7 tips to improve your memory Concerned about memory loss? Take heart. These simple steps [...]

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Overeating May Double The Risk Of Memory Loss

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — A new study from Mayo Clinic supports the idea that "what's good for your heart is good for your brain." The study, released today, suggests that eating too much may double the risk for memory loss in people age 70 and older. This research will be presented [...]

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Imaging Dementia

Memory loss, personality changes, a shrinking ability to do daily tasks. It's not easy to watch a loved one suffer from dementia. It's also not easy at times for doctors to know exactly what kind of dementia a person may have. That's because there's not been a test that can [...]

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Exercise Your Brain To Prevent Memory Loss

A Mayo Clinic study found that engaging in cognitive activities like reading books, playing games or crafting in middle age or later life are associated with a decreased risk of mild cognitive impairment. Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) is a transitional state between normal aging and the earliest features of Alzheimer's [...]

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