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How do boomers learn about risk and prevention for alzheimer's or vascular dementia so they can stop them before they develop like in their parents?

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Dr. Maureen Nash
Psychiatry - Geriatric
5 doctors agree

In brief: Keep up with news

The alzheimer's foundation of america and the alzheimer's association.
Have information along with the the national institute for aging. So far exercise has the most evidence. If one has diabetes or high blood pressure then stay on top of that.

In brief: Keep up with news

The alzheimer's foundation of america and the alzheimer's association.
Have information along with the the national institute for aging. So far exercise has the most evidence. If one has diabetes or high blood pressure then stay on top of that.
Dr. Maureen Nash
Dr. Maureen Nash
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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Prevntion of alzeime

You can start eating right, exercising regularly, staying mentally and socially active and keeping stress in check.
Learning new things all the time like new language, new subjects, dancing, singing and doing any activity to keep your brain challenged and active.Vascular is little different and mailnly keep you r bp, cholesterol and glucose under control and dont smoke and stay away frm street drugs.

In brief: Prevntion of alzeime

You can start eating right, exercising regularly, staying mentally and socially active and keeping stress in check.
Learning new things all the time like new language, new subjects, dancing, singing and doing any activity to keep your brain challenged and active.Vascular is little different and mailnly keep you r bp, cholesterol and glucose under control and dont smoke and stay away frm street drugs.
Dr. Yash Khanna
Dr. Yash Khanna
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Dr. Ladislav Volicer
Psychiatry - Geriatric
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Partially

The most important is controlling your blood pressure and cholesterol level.
It is also important to have physical exercise and keep mentally fit. Some studies indicate that drinking alcohol in moderation, eating fish and dark chocolate might decrease the risk.

In brief: Partially

The most important is controlling your blood pressure and cholesterol level.
It is also important to have physical exercise and keep mentally fit. Some studies indicate that drinking alcohol in moderation, eating fish and dark chocolate might decrease the risk.
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
Dr. Ladislav Volicer
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