medicalclub

medical college information and medical books
 
HomeHome  GalleryGallery  FAQFAQ  SearchSearch  RegisterRegister  MemberlistMemberlist  UsergroupsUsergroups  Log inLog in  

Share | 
 

 Early signs of Alzheimer's disease are physical

Go down 
AuthorMessage
obecalprx
moderator
avatar

Number of posts : 203
Location : nepal
Registration date : 2007-09-19

PostSubject: Early signs of Alzheimer's disease are physical   Thu Sep 20, 2007 11:30 pm

Quote:




The first signs of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia
among older people may be physical rather than mental, according to a
study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine.




Quote:





The study by Larson and colleagues at the University of Washington included 2,288 older people followed for six years. Slowing of the gait and poor balance were more common in people later diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or some other dementia. Poor handgrip seemed to be associated with later dementia in people who already showed early signs of mild cognitive decline.






Quote:





Time to take a new look at Alzheimers. Some studies also show that exercise can delay the onset of Alzheimer's disease.






Quote:





Ref: Wang Larson. Archives of Internal Medicine, May 22, 2006; vol. 166: pp 1115-1120.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
 
Early signs of Alzheimer's disease are physical
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» L-Arginine and Alzheimer's Disease
» My daughter is showing signs of Mediumship.
» The Signs of Mediumship.
» Signs of Deaf and Dumb
» The Hands of Alzheimer's Patient

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
medicalclub :: E-books & Articles :: Latest Research And Medical News-
Jump to: