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Bad Sense of Direction and Alzheimer’s: Potential Connection

Bad Sense of Direction and Alzheimer’s: Potential Connection

According to the Alzheimer’s Association, more than 5 million Americans have the disorder. It is also the sixth-leading cause of death. With the number of people with Alzheimer’s expected to rise in the coming decades, it’s important to identify potential symptoms in advance. This way we can try to slow down the progression of it,
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Symptoms and Causes of Cataracts

Symptoms and Causes of Cataracts

Cataracts are where the tissues that make up the lenses of your eyes break down and clump together, leading to vision problems. Most cataracts result from aging or injury, but other risk factors include certain genetic disorders, weight, high blood pressure, and smoking. Usually, cataracts start small and grow over time. They also tend to
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Keeping Your Mind Sharp

Keeping Your Mind Sharp

Keeping our minds sharp is crucial for ensuring that we stay on top of things as much as possible. Below are some tips for keeping our minds sharp at any age. Control problems such as high cholesterol and blood pressure as much as possible. These conditions may contribute to certain types of dementia. Eat a
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Foods for Fighting Wrinkles

Foods for Fighting Wrinkles

As life goes on, we all get wrinkles, that’s just a fact. Fortunately, we can control some of the factors that lead to wrinkles. A healthy diet, for instance, is conducive to better skin. Consider these examples. Packed with vitamin E, avocado helps nourish the skin and helps keep it moisturized, soft, and smooth. Salmon
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Psoriasis: Erasing the Stigma

Psoriasis: Erasing the Stigma

Psoriasis is a skin disorder that affects 7.5 million people in the U.S. alone. Many of these people report feeling stigma about themselves because of their condition. This may be because most people are unaware about the ins and outs of the disorder. Since August is Psoriasis Awareness Month, let’s discuss some details about the
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