Posts By: Robert P. Friedland, M.D.

Keep Active to Prolong Your Brain Health

It is no surprise that the lifespan of humans has increased over the years, and new developments are being made on how to further enhance this longevity. However, a longer lifespan may come with a price in the form of neurodegenerative diseases such as: Alzheimer’s disease. As we age, Alzheimer’s disease becomes more of a…
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Close-up Of A Person's Hand Holding Ribbon With Hope Text To Support Alzheimer's Disease Awareness

What can we do to prevent Alzheimer’s disease?

Dementia or “memory loss” is a term familiar to all of us. Dementias are subdivided on the basis of their underlying pathology, largely defined by accumulation of specific types of abnormal protein in the brain cells. An accurate number of individuals affected by dementia is difficult to estimate secondary to diagnostic challenges and absence of…
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