Organizations that support Alzheimer’s and dementia efforts are looking for virtual volunteers. Most of the outreach, advocacy, and administrative tasks that organizations need can be done online, even support groups. Training for volunteer roles with organizations, like the Alzheimer’s Association, are all online. The Alzheimer’s Association provides general training for all volunteers and specialized training […]
Diverticular disease in the large intestine becomes increasingly common with age. Learn how it can lead to diverticulitis, along with risk factors and treatment options.
Check out this article to learn more about PANDAS. The article takes a close look at symptoms, treatment, risk factors, and interesting facts.
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most common type of dementia that targets the brain. Ultimately, Alzheimer’s damages a person’s mental ability and can cause symptoms such as memory loss in adults of all ages. Most cases are seen in individuals who are sixty years of age and older. Click here to enlarge infographic. Alzheimer’sdisease may […]
Learn about the causes, risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options for Lyme disease, along with prevention tips to help you reduce your risk of Lyme disease.
In the United States, there are currently 700,000 people affected by Crohn’s disease (CD). Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes inflammation of the digestive system, which is made up of the gastrointestinal tract (abbreviated as the GI tract or digestive tract), the liver, pancreas, and gallbladder. Crohn’s can affect any […]