Wandering and becoming lost is common among people with Alzheimer's disease or other disorders causing dementia. This behavior can happen in the early stages of [...]
November is National Diabetes Month, a time to reflect on new ways to manage a chronic condition that affects young and old. Mayo Clinic is applying a [...]
November is National Diabetes Month, which makes this a good time to learn more about preventing and treating diabetes.
Diabetes mellitus refers to a group of diseases that [...]
Sara Groves was seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident that changed her life. Among other things, the accident caused a severe brachial plexus injury that [...]
Eric Berg has had seizures due to epilepsy since he was 12 years old. This past year, his seizures increased in frequency, affecting his day-to-day [...]
Alzheimer's disease is a progressive disorder that causes brain cells to waste away and die. Alzheimer's disease is the most common cause of dementia, which is a [...]
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: My 65 year-old-mother was diagnosed recently with Parkinson's disease. A friend mentioned that we should see a palliative care doctor to develop a [...]
Women who experience early menopause may be more likely to face an early onset of progressive multiple sclerosis (MS). That is the finding of a [...]
Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that affects the central nervous system and causes seizures. More than 3 million Americans and more than 65 million people [...]
ROCHESTER, Minn. — The Mayo Clinic News Network has been recognized for outstanding achievement by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. During the [...]
Cindy Leonard, a longtime Mayo Clinic nurse and nurse educator, was diagnosed with young-onset Alzheimer's disease in 2018. It's an uncommon form of dementia that affects those under 65.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Researchers at Mayo Clinic in Florida and collaborators have found that a biomarker in the blood may determine the extent of brain [...]
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