Symptoms of Vitamin B12 Deficiency

Around 15% of people are vitamin B12 deficient. This nutrient is essential for overall health, in particular, it aids in DNA creation, cellular function, and helping oxygen reach the body’s cells. Vitamin B12 deficiency can sometimes take years to diagnose, mainly because it’s not...

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An Overview of Vascular Dementia

Vascular dementia is one of the most common types of dementia.  The term refers to cognitive problems resulting from brain damage caused by impaired blood flow to the brain. Strokes are a common trigger for the development of vascular dementia, but it can also...

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The Difference Between Alzheimer’s and Dementia

Alzheimer’s disease and dementia are often used interchangeably. This leads to inaccurate thinking about both conditions which in turn, can lead to confusion when speaking with healthcare professionals about these disorders. Dementia refers to a group of brain disorders that affect mental function. Usual...

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How to Know if One Needs Hearing Aids

Some hearing loss is expected as we grow older. However, for some people, that hearing loss can interfere with everyday life. How does a person know when it’s time to get his or her hearing checked? The following are signs that a hearing check...

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