Alzheimer's Patients in New York and Ketogenic diet

Ketogenic Diets & Alzheimer’s Patients in New York

The Alzheimer’s Association reports that almost 6 million Americans live with Alzheimer’s and many of those Alzheimer’s patients live in New York. Additionally, someone develops the disease every 65 seconds. There is a dire need for solutions. Particularly, a good support network is crucial to the management of the disease. To date, 16 million Americans…

Group Of Seniors Enjoying Dancing Club Together

Exercise Can Delay Dementia

What is Dementia? Dementia is a type of cognitive decline characterized by memory loss, communication difficulties, and impaired thinking. Dementia is a growing concern for aging populations. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 47 million people have dementia worldwide. WHO also estimates 75 million people will be affected by dementia by 2030. According to the Alzheimer’s Association,…

Lack of geriatric specialists

Ageism in Medicine: Lack of Geriatric Specialists Creates Medical Ageism

The number of geriatric medical health caregivers is not keeping pace with the increasing number of older Americans. In addition, there is a lack of adequate training in the field of geriatric medicine as well as an insufficient amount of hands-on clinical experience. While physicians may have experience dealing with senior patients in their practice,…