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12 Nov 2019
2:38 pm

Five lifestyle changes to help Alzheimer’s patients


While there is no way to prevent Alzheimer's disease, there are actions that can help reduce the risk of dementia and slow down the progression.

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Learning and keeping the mind active have been found to be the most important factors when it comes to keeping the mind sharp and helping patients with Alzheimer’s.

Medical research shows when people keep their minds active, their thinking skills are less likely to decline.

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