Volunteer efforts were hit hard with sheltering in place. But, some organizations that support Alzheimer’s and dementia efforts are still looking for virtual volunteers. Most of their outreach, advocacy, and administrative tasks be done online, even support groups have shifted online. Creative solutions are in the works everywhere. Clio Muses, a group of high school […]
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 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 […]
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 […]