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  • Nana's dog is grossly obese, how can I help her? August 7, 2020
    TLDR: My Nana's dog is morbidly obese. Nana is in denial of it and feeds her probably 6-10x the amount of food she should be having, not including chocolate and food from her own plate. Really need some advice on how to help the dog. Hello Reddit, My Nana has suffered from Alzheimers for roughly […]
  • Gauging what stage my mom is in? August 7, 2020
    My mom was recently diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. She’s 69. My sister and I pretty much knew this must be the case 2-3 years ago, it was obvious something was wrong. My dad thinks she’s “early stage 2”, but sis and J think it’s further along than that. Wondering if you guys have an opinion: she […]
  • Did anyone try a ketogenic diet and found improvements? August 7, 2020
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  • Help explaining why my mom needs medical treatment when she doesn't remember her diagnosis. August 7, 2020
    My mom has EOA. She is currently in a clinical trial receiving an experimental treatment for a drug that is supposed to stop the disease from progressing further. She goes in for an IV infusion every two weeks. My mom no longer remembers her diagnosis anymore. Every two weeks, my dad asks her to get […]

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The Aging Body

The body goes through many changes starting at adolescence. As a person ages the brain, eyes, ears, mouth, smell, heart, liver, lungs, kidneys, bladder, colon, metabolism, and so on starts to change. The body functions start declining which affects reproductive organs, blood, cells, tissues and so on. To slow aging one must exercise, eat right …

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The Brain and Healthy Aging

Growing older and learning from your mistakes is a clear sign that our brain is improving. The brain will improve as we learn. In return, it helps us to live a better life. We live longer and learn new skills that help us to develop a healthier way of living. Our brain has learned a …

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Healthy Aging Starts with Stress Reduction

People are often unaware of what stress can do to their body and mind. Stress is bad for the heart. Stress will give you headaches, or make you feel depressed. Stress can do many harmful things to your body and mind, yet in some instances stress is good. Balancing stress is the key to living …

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Activities Promoting Healthy Aging

Lack of activities can prevent you from living healthy. When you do not enjoy activities, you may feel fatigue or find it difficult to sleep at night. When you awake in the morning, you may feel tired until you finally fall asleep. As we, age our body changes, and we have to make changes to …

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