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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

Petersen problem of who to test :20

Ronald Petersen, M.D., Ph.D., a Mayo Clinic neurologist, discusses new scoring system to help determine which elderly people may be at a higher risk of developing the memory and thinking problems that can lead to dementia. The study is published in the March 18, 2015, online issue of Neurology®, the [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Petersen implication for care and spending :35

Ronald Petersen, M.D., Ph.D., a Mayo Clinic neurologist, discusses new scoring system to help determine which elderly people may be at a higher risk of developing the memory and thinking problems that can lead to dementia. The study is published in the March 18, 2015, online issue of Neurology®, the [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

Petersen results high medium low risk :35

Ronald Petersen, M.D., Ph.D., a Mayo Clinic neurologist, discusses new scoring system to help determine which elderly people may be at a higher risk of developing the memory and thinking problems that can lead to dementia. The study is published in the March 18, 2015, online issue of Neurology®, the [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

With Daylight Saving Time Approaching, Learn Why Sleep Health is Important

With Daylight Saving Time Approaching, Learn Why Sleep Health is Important

MANKATO, Minn. — Fall back, spring forward. We’ve all heard the saying, and it helps people remember which way to set their clocks for the start and end of Daylight Saving Time. Although it’d be nice to gain an hour of sleep twice a year, that’s not the case. Starting [...]

Created by Micah Dorfner

Precision Medicine in Action: Genomic Test Helps Solve Medical Mystery

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Precision medicine is getting a jump-start from a new national initiative announced in President Obama's State of the Union message. One Georgia family has already experienced its benefits: genomic testing called whole exome sequencing helped Mayo Clinic neurologist Zbigniew Wszolek, M.D., solve a medical mystery that had [...]

Created by Kevin Punsky

Whole Exome Sequencing - Labeled B-Roll Shots (3:20)

Linda Bennett speaks about her son Dustin Bennett, who is sitting next to her. A new genomic technology called whole exome sequencing was used to finally give her son Dustin a diagnosis — episodic ataxia type 1. This clip goes with news release "Genomic Test Plays Key Role in Diagnosis [...]

Created by Jason Pratt

Whole Exome Sequencing - Edited PKG (2:45)

Linda Bennett speaks about her son Dustin Bennett, who is sitting next to her. A new genomic technology called whole exome sequencing was used to finally give her son Dustin a diagnosis — episodic ataxia type 1. This clip goes with news release "Genomic Test Plays Key Role in Diagnosis [...]

Created by Jason Pratt

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