Monthly Archives: November 2015

Canada’s version of Hogewey dementia village recreates ‘normal’ life

“We protect our residents from the unsafe world. They do not understand the world outside this because the outside world doesn’t understand them,” says Yvonne van Amerongen, an employee at Hogewey who also helped develop the concept. Hogewey was officially … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s: A Disease On Track to Bankrupt Medicare

Leading Alzheimer’s researchers are optimistic that effective treatments to significantly slow or even halt the symptoms of this agonizing and ultimately fatal disease will be available within the next five years. The hope springs from important breakthroughs on several fronts. … Continue reading

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Talk Therapy May Beat Light Treatment for SAD: Study

FRIDAY, Nov. 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) — As winter’s short days approach, more people will suffer from the depression of seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Now, new research suggests that talk therapy is better than light-box therapy in preventing relapses of … Continue reading

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What is Depression, symptoms and its causes

Depression isn’t an impermanent weakness sign or change in your mood. Rather it can be defined as a real medical illness showing several cognitive, emotional, behavioral as well as physical symptoms. Now that when you know – What is Depression? … Continue reading

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