Though there is no evidence generalizing this finding to other causes of balance disorder, like strokes or Alzheimer's disease, tai chi seems to me to be a very reasonable and ... Tai chi and postural stability in patients with Parkinson’s disease (New
disease. CRP is an acute phase reactant, so its level may go up with infection or trauma. ... Framingham risk was calculated at less than 1%. My patient had astutely read of an association of between elevated CRP and Alzheimer's disease risk (which has
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In this MKSAP image, an MRI scan shows bilateral hippocampal atrophy (arrows), a typical feature of Alzheimer's disease, as well as mild, diffuse cortical atrophy. ... Our understanding of Alzheimer's disease is rapidly expanding, fueled by advances
It appears your wife has either Alzheimer’s Disease or HIV-AIDS. I’m awaiting further tests.” The husband, dismayed, responds, “That’s awful Doc! ... Clearly there are more jokes about AIDS and Alzheimer’s than there are about the common cold.
Episodic memory is the kind susceptible to Alzheimer's disease, Wernicke encephalopathy, or herpes simplex encephalitis. ... Testing the first cranial nerve, olfaction, is essential to screening for degenerative processes such as Parkinson's disease and
Other times she's very lethargic and only answers questions with a word or two. ... 26% were even worse and had scores similar to patients with mild Alzheimer's disease.
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