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By Nicole Ostrow on July 18, 2012

Certain types of alcohol use after age 65 may affect memory and thinking, according to two studies that raise new questions about earlier research that suggested drinking may stymie cognitive decline....

From the Therapist, For the Therapist

By Dietrich W. Miesler, MA, CMT

Originally published in Massage & Bodywork magazine, December/January 2000.
Copyright 2003. Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals. All rights...

What does the literature say?

By Ann Catlin, LMT, NCTMB, OTR

Mary, an 81-year-old female, has resided in a nursing home for seven months. Her medical history reveals that she has Alzheimer's disease; anxiety (state unspecified);...

What would Maslow say?

By Ann Catlin, LMT, NCTMB, OTR

It has been said that in 25 years, the United States will have two kinds of people: those who have Alzheimer's disease and those who are caring for someone with Alzheimer's...

Published July 19, 2012 | Reuters

Nestle has bought a stake in U.S. firm Accera to support the rollout of a medical food brand for Alzheimer's patients, as the world's biggest food group seeks to expand in the health and nutrition business...

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