Does Parkinson’s Have a Smell?

A woman began to notice a change in her husband's smell.  A smell she described as "musky".  The smell continued and her husband was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease some six years after she began to notice the difference in his smell.  Her husband ultimately succumb to the disease.  Following his passing she became involved in [...]

By | October 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Drinking = Dementia?

Can alcohol consumption in middle age lead to a higher chance of dementia later in life?  The answer appears to be yes.  A report issued today by the United Kingdom's National Institute for Health and Care Excellence declares the norm for healthy levels of alcohol intake needs to be reevaluated and suggests that any amount [...]

By | October 21st, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments