Can Head Injuries Affect the Senses?

Can Head Injuries Affect the Senses?

Scientists have known for a while that when a person has a severe concussion, their senses can be temporarily affected. However, a new study now shows that problems like an impaired sense of smell and anxiety can occur even when a concussion is mild. Head Injuries and...
Not Sleeping Well May Affect Circulation

Not Sleeping Well May Affect Circulation

When an older adult has circulation problems, it can cause a multitude of complications, including fatigue, edema (swelling), and tingling sensation in their hands and feet. When poor circulation isn’t treated, it could even lead to amputation. There are a lot of...
Aren’t All Dementias the Same?

Aren’t All Dementias the Same?

Think of dementia is the main topic with subtopics being things like Alzheimer’s, Lewy Bodies, Parkinson’s, and vascular dementia. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, Alzheimer’s counts for as many as 8 out of 10 cases of dementia....