Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a progressive and irreversible brain disorder that slowly destroys memory and thinking skills. It is the most common cause of dementia, a group of brain disorders that affect a person’s ability to function independently. Alzheimer’s disease is characterized by the accumulation of abnormal protein deposits in the brain that interfere with […]
Hospital readmissions affect 20 percent of patients. Learn about the 4 top causes of hospital readmission and how you can reduce your risk of readmission.
In this post, we examine the benefits and downsides of drinking apple cider vinegar daily.
With 50 million seniors aged 65 and over currently living in the United States, nurses have a tremendous amount of responsibility to provide high quality care to seniors. Follow these 3 tips to ensure the safety of your client’s home.
Autoimmune diseases are the result of the body’s immune system attacking itself by mistake. This abnormal immune response causes over 80 different types of autoimmune diseases and can affect any part of the body. It is often characterized by inflammation in one or multiple areas. Doctors and researchers don’t know the cause of many autoimmune […]
We love a fresh cup of coffee. But is caffeine really good for us? Learn more about the health benefits and risks here.