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What are some brain activites that people can do to help prevent memory lost?

What are some brain activites that people can do to help prevent memory lost?

The brain's a muscle: Using the brain for active tasks of any kind helps preserve memory. Socialization with other people face to face is excellent both for verbal and non-verbal communication. Mild physical exercise is beneficial because it increases cerebral circulation. Doing puzzles of various sorts can be quite helpful. Playing games, such as checkers, chess or even video games can help. But lost memor is lost. ...Read more

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Cerebrum essentially refers to the majority of the brain. Embryologically, it develops from the telencephalon, and together with the diencephalon, ...Read more


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Is it possible to prevent a sudden brain aneurysm?

Is it possible to prevent a sudden brain aneurysm?

No: The general consensus is that 1 in 100 people have a brain aneurysm at some point in their life. There can be a higher risk in families, and anyone with a family history should consider getting checked for the presence of this disease. There is no cure or preventative treatment. ...Read more

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Afraid of having a brain aneurysm. How can I prevent this?

Afraid of having a brain aneurysm. How can I prevent this?

Nothing definite: There is about a 5% incidence of brain artery aneurysm. People with first order relatives who have had a bleed from an aneurysm have a 4 times more likely chance of having an aneurysm. Smoking and maybe high blood pressure have a relation. Don't smoke, get regular checkup's and don't use drugs. ...Read more

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What helps prevent brain damage in nerve agent victims?

What helps prevent brain damage in nerve agent victims?

Gas mask: Bast way to avoid the adverse sequelae of nerve gas is to avoid inhaling it ...Read more

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How to prevent tiredness in the patients having blood clot in brain???

How to prevent tiredness in the patients having blood clot in brain???

Limited: there are limited drugs available for fatigue. provigil and nuvigil safest and most reliable, but insurance companies hate these drugs for some reason. all fatigue is treated the same, no matter what the cause, assuming that you have done what you could for the cause. ...Read more

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If i had brain tumor, but wasn't having seizures, would that be because Xanax (alprazolam) is preventing the seizures?

If i had brain tumor, but wasn't having seizures, would that be because Xanax (alprazolam) is preventing the seizures?

Maybe: In general, xanax (alprazolam) is an anti-seizure medication. As such it would make you less likely to have a seizure, tumor or no, seizure disorder or no. This is true because there is such a thing as a 'seizure threshhold' and everyone has one. I cannot say anything about your actual state of affairs and you must rely on your docs. If you dont trust them talk to them until you do or get new ones. Be well. ...Read more

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Is it possible to prevent a sudden brain aneurism?

Is it possible to prevent a sudden brain aneurism?

Rumsfeld: According to Donald Rumsfeld, there are the knowns, the known unknowns, and the unknown unknowns. Unfortunately, for the vast majority of people, an aneurysm is an unknown unknown. Unless you have a strong family hx. Then it's a known unknown. ...Read more

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Can vit B12 prevent brain shrinkage? Just heard that.

Can vit B12 prevent brain shrinkage? Just heard that.

No good answer: Vitamin B12 is an essential nutrient for the body. The lack of it can cause problems. However, adding excess B12 has not been shown to be beneficial. Get your B12 from fish, chicken and meat. If you are vegan, you will need to supplement. ...Read more

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How can one prevent a secondary stroke. My boyf had a partial stroke which affected his brain, but it was minor, he recovered quick. How can we preven?

How can one prevent a secondary stroke. My boyf had a partial stroke which affected his brain, but it was minor, he recovered quick. How can we preven?

Depends: What kind of stroke? Was it caused by a bleed into the brain from a vascular malformation or aneurysm? From a clot blocking a vessel -thrombotic? From a hypertensive bleed? Basic principles: stop smoking, no Cocaine use, adequate blood pressure control. Antiplatelet drugs if a thrombotic stroke, aggressive cholesterol, lifestyle modifications such as weight control and regular exercise. Good luck. ...Read more

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If you had a brain abcess and where taking Kholnopin without knowing would that prevent the seizures? If so how would you know.

If you had a brain abcess and where taking Kholnopin without knowing would that prevent the seizures? If so how would you know.

Wouldn't prevent it: How can you tell if Klonopin (clonazepam) will not prevent seizures, and if there is an association between the two? You can't --- the brain abscess is confounding the association. Unless the abscess is being treated, then the seizures will likely continue. ...Read more

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Memory (Definition)

Memory is the ability to recall information ...Read more