Senior Scams And Fraud

Senior Scams And Fraud Detectives in the Suffolk County Police Department in New York were able to save a 77-year-old woman from one of the most popular frauds perpetrated against older adults: The Grandparent Scam. Detectives in the financial crimes unit said the woman, who lives in Bixby, Oklahoma, was contacted by someone claiming to … Continue reading “Senior Scams And Fraud”

Blood Tests For Dementia, Alzheimer’s! A New Way To Diagnosis These Diseases

Blood Tests For Dementia, Alzheimer’s! A New Way To Diagnosis These Diseases Scientists have been working for decades on developing new methods that would accurately detect signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease. Prior to the early 2000s, the only way to know for sure whether a person had Alzheimer’s was to conduct an autopsy after … Continue reading “Blood Tests For Dementia, Alzheimer’s! A New Way To Diagnosis These Diseases”

As A Light Sleeper Who Is Always Tired, I Asked Experts For Help

As A Light Sleeper Who Is Always Tired, I Asked Experts For Help Like many people, Fabiana Buontempo feels she never gets the sleep she needs, and she wakes up the next morning feeling tired. Now, Buontempo is on a mission to improve her quality of sleep. Buontempo says she is a light sleeper and … Continue reading “As A Light Sleeper Who Is Always Tired, I Asked Experts For Help”

Hope For Prescription Drug Pricing Reform

Hope For Prescription Drug Pricing Reform David Mitchell has a type of incurable blood cancer called multiple myeloma, and depends on prescription drugs to keep him alive. Mitchell said he takes infused and oral cancer drugs that cost more than $900,000 per year. Pomalyst, one of the drugs he takes, costs almost $21,000 for 21 … Continue reading “Hope For Prescription Drug Pricing Reform”

Permanent Daylight Savings Time

Permanent Daylight Savings Time Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Florida) believes Americans want to stop the “back-and-forth clock changing” that occurs every March when many states switch over to Daylight Saving Time (DST). So, Rubio and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.), co-authored a bill to make DST the permanent time of the United States. On March 15, the … Continue reading “Permanent Daylight Savings Time”

Two or More Chronic Health Problems May Increase Risk of Dementia

Two or More Chronic Health Problems May Increase Risk of Dementia People in their mid-50s who have two or more chronic health conditions are at a higher risk of developing dementia later in life, according to a long-term study published in the British Medical Journal. Researchers at the University College London and the University of … Continue reading “Two or More Chronic Health Problems May Increase Risk of Dementia”

Live Longer With The Right Foods

Live Longer With The Right Foods A new breakthrough study has found that eating legumes, nuts, and whole grains—and less red meat—can add at least a decade to your life. What’s more, the study projects men have a longer life expectancy than women if they switch their dietary habits. The study created a model to … Continue reading “Live Longer With The Right Foods”

Bill Introduced For Veterans And Their Caregivers! Elizabeth Dole Act

Bill Introduced For Veterans And Their Caregivers! Elizabeth Dole Act Disabled and elderly U.S. military veterans and their caregivers would receive more support and services under a bill recently introduced by a bipartisan group of lawmakers. The proposed legislation would improve in-home care and community-based services and expand services to veterans who live in rural … Continue reading “Bill Introduced For Veterans And Their Caregivers! Elizabeth Dole Act”