Eating Greens May Boost Brain Function

Eating Greens May Boost Brain Function

As we age, our minds can begin to slow down. Research into ways to improve brain function or prevent it from declining is ongoing. A recent study highlights how eating greens, such as spinach, kale, and collard greens, may boost brain function. Over 960 adults, who were ages 58-99, had their lifestyle and diets surveyed.
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Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms to Watch Out For

Rheumatoid Arthritis Symptoms to Watch Out For

Over 1.5 million people living in the United States have rheumatoid arthritis. Most people know about the joint swelling and pain that go along with the disorder. However, what many people might not know about are the variety of symptoms that can come from rheumatoid arthritis. It can affect much more than just joint health.
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How to Talk to Seniors Resistant to Change

How to Talk to Seniors Resistant to Change

Any caregiver can tell you of times they’ve met resistance to care from older adults. Sometimes change is necessary in regard to health conditions or other life circumstances. However, the person who needs it may not be open to making those changes. It’s important to be able to talk to your loved ones about the
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Tips for Communicating with Someone Who Has Dementia

Tips for Communicating with Someone Who Has Dementia

Dealing with dementia is never an easy thing. This is especially true when trying to communicate with someone who has it. The disorder makes it harder for the person to understand and deliver messages. This can lead to frustration for both the patient and their families. Oftentimes, this can lead to conflict which is the
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