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Seniors with Kidney Disease

Seniors with Kidney Disease

The ninth leading cause of death in the United States, chronic kidney disease (CKD) affects about 10% of adults, according to statistics from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). Chronic kidney disease is characterized by...
Warning Signs of Parkinson’s Disease

Warning Signs of Parkinson’s Disease

The absence of dopamine is the hallmark of Parkinson’s disease. It’s a neurotransmitter responsible for smooth, coordinated muscle movements, but when the brain produces dopamine in decreasing measures, the person loses voluntary control over his muscles and starts to...
Reasons to Try Mediterranean Diet

Reasons to Try Mediterranean Diet

There is a increased popularity in the Mediterranean diet because there healthy and fresh. For one, the diet is very similar to the dietary recommendations from the American Heart Association.  Although this diet is still relatively high in calories , these calories...

Dealing with Mental Illness in Seniors

The Unspoken Health Issue Mental illness is a common topic of discussion in recent years. Yet, many mentally ill people are still choosing not to discuss their mental issues openly with even their closest families and loved ones. This a widespread secrets hidden...