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Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive, degenerative brain disease. Several changes occur in the brains of people with Alzheimer’s disease. The brain cells shrink or disappear, and are replaced by dense, irregularly-shaped spots, or plaques. Another indicator of the disease is thread-like tangles within existing brain cells. These tangles eventually choke healthy brain cells.

Great-Grandparents Raising Children: A Tribute

Imagine being parents again after 65 years of marriage. While it is common now to read about the millions of grandparents raising children, very little is mentioned about great-grandparents in similar circumstances during their golden years.

A Remarkable Conversation About Aging

We talk a lot about the impact that society’s devaluing of age has on us as older people, but how does it affect young women in their 20s and 30s? If you haven’t been spending time with Gen Y lately, you might be surprised – not just by how significantly the subject of aging factors into the way the women in this video think about themselves, but also by how thoughtfully they – as well as the video’s older participants – approach the topic.

THE SANDWICH GENERATION: WHO IS CARING FOR YOU?

Social worker Dorothy Miller, originally coined the term "sandwich generation" back in 1981, to describe women in their 30s to 40s who were "sandwiched" between young children and aging parents as their primary caregiver. A lot has changed since then. Women are delaying child-bearing and seniors are living longer. Because of these added variables, the "sandwich generation" definition has morphed along the way and tends to target both genders and the predominant age is 40-65 years old.

NURSES, OPEN YOUR EYES !!

On October 1, the Government of Canada proudly celebrates National Seniors Day, recognizing the contributions of Canadian seniors. By staying active, informed and engaged seniors across Canada are demonstrating to all Canadians what it means to age well. Reliable Home Care Agency is committed to care for seniors and people with disability.

THE BIG LIST OF HEALTHY SMOOTHIES FOR SENIORS

Smoothies pack a nutritional punch for seniors, who need to get the right amount of nutrients for healthy aging. We’ve collected 40 recipes and sorted them by essential nutrient.

GRANDPA GETS PUPPY AFTER LOSING WIFE OF 63 YEARS – HIS REACTION WILL MOVE YOU TO TEARS

The adorable pup was bought by Davy Vanhaesendonck as a present for his grandfather to help with his grieving process after losing both the love of his life and his previous dog within three months.

Smartphone app could simplify diagnosis of hereditary diseases

Certain hereditary diseases - such as cystic fibrosis and Huntington's disease - present an array of symptoms similar to that of other illnesses, making the conditions tricky to diagnose. Now, researchers have created a computer program that they say can simplify diagnosis of such diseases.

HOW TO ENJOY LIFE AFTER RETIREMENT

The number of people retiring every day is increasing and it is not possible for most of the persons to get re-employed even though they are medically fit. It is high time to go in depth for analyzing this problem. After all it is our life and we have to find resources to keep ourselves busy and enjoy till our death.