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Most older breast cancer patients do not suffer mental decline after chemo

Most Older Breast Cancer Patients Do Not Suffer Mental Decline after...

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health)  Most older women who get chemotherapy for breast cancer do not experience problems with cognition in the first two years after...
Heart-healthy lifestyle in old age tied to lower dementia risk

Heart-Healthy Lifestyle in Old Age Tied to Lower Dementia Risk

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health)  Older adults who take care of their heart may be less likely to develop dementia than people who don't focus on...
Dementia patients may benefit from music therapy

Dementia Patients May Benefit from Music Therapy

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) Music therapy may improve depression and anxiety in dementia patients, a new analysis suggests Music therapy might also improve emotional well-being...
Biogen/Eisai Alzheimer's drug cuts cognitive decline 30 percent: study

Biogen/Eisai Alzheimer’s Drug Cuts Cognitive Decline 30 Percent: Study

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) Biogen Inc and partner Eisai Co Ltd said patients with early-stage Alzheimer's disease treated with their experimental drug BAN2401 experienced...
A man has his blood pressure checked at the Remote Area Medical Clinic in Wise, Virginia

Lowering Blood Pressure Cuts Risk of Memory Decline: U.S. Study

By Julie Steenhuysen CHICAGO (Reuters) Aggressively lowering blood pressure significantly reduced the risk of mild cognitive impairment and dementia among hypertension patients in a large...
Maintaining healthy vision may help keep brain in shape, too

Maintaining Healthy Vision May Help Keep Brain in Shape, Too

By Anne Harding (Reuters Health)  Waning eyesight may hasten the pace of cognitive decline in older people, suggests a U.S. study The results suggest that vision fixes,...
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