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The last time I went with my husband to his primary care doctor, she told us at the end of the exam that my husband was experiencing cognitive decline. 229 more words
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A new study claims diabetes might have a direct effect on the brain.
The research, which was done by the University of Pittsburgh, found that MRIs of middle aged patients with Type 1 diabetes showed about one third of them had signs of aging and neurological disorders. 111 more words
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Studies show that the ability to perform simple math problems, as well as handling financial matters, are typically one of the first set of skills to decline in diseases of the mind, like Alzheimer’s, .
The idea of playing a game to make you sharper seems like a no-brainer. That’s the thinking behind a billion-dollar industry selling brain training games and programs designed to boost cognitive ability. 196 more words
Diabetes in midlife is associated with an increased rate of cognitive decline over a 20-year follow-up, a new study shows.
And while patients with diabetes at midlife had a steeper cognitive decline than patients without diabetes, greater loss of cognitive function was also seen for patients who had prediabetes with only modestly raised blood glucose levels. 836 more words