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alzheimer's disease 

Alzheimer’s is a disease that targets the brain and severely affects the memory power of brain. It is a common cause of dementia. Dementia is a condition of brain that causes serious destruction to the patient’s memory and making it difficult for the patient to perform daily activities. Alzheimer’s disease is an irreversible disease. . . .+

The Brain: Anatomy And Functions

The Brain: Anatomy And Functions

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The brain is a wonderful three-pound organ that controls all the functions of human body and interprets information from around the world. It is one of the most complex organs in our body. It is made up of more than 100 billion nerves that communicate in trillions of connections called synapses.

Brain Stimulation Therapies for Treating Schizophrenia and Other Mental Illnesses

Brain Stimulation Therapies for Treating Schizophrenia and Other Mental Illnesses

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Researchers are studying stimulation therapies, in particular, vagus nerve stimulation as a potential treatment for a variety of conditions such as multiple sclerosis, headache, and Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's disease (AD), also referred to simply as Alzheimer's, is a chronic neuro-degenerative disease that starts slowly and worsens over time.

What is Alzheimer's Disease?

What is Alzheimer's Disease?

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Alzheimer's is a neurological problem in which the damage of your brain cells causes memory loss and cognitive decline. It is the most common type of dementia. There are about 5.3 million Americans of all age groups who suffer with Alzheimer's disease. Someone in the US develops the disease every 67 seconds.

What are the Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease?

What are the Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease?

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The signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s develop progressively over a period of time. Anybody in his or her life can forget names and things but if this incident of dementia and memory loss worsens and affects the daily life of a person and creates. . . .

Risk Factors for Alzheimer's Disease

Risk Factors for Alzheimer's Disease

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Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that can progress over many years. It is a complex disease that can progress like other chronic diseases such as diabetes and cardiovascular diseases. It gets worse with increasing age and time. People who develop late onset of AD faces problems in everyday activities such as bathing, eating and dressing, and need help from others.