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Hearing loss and obesity among 12 factors that fuel dementia

Tens of thousands of people in Ireland are currently living with dementia. Stock picture Hearing loss and obesity among 12 factors that fuel dementia Independent.ie Twelve lifestyle choices and conditions that fuel dementia have been identified by the World Health Organisation (WHO) in the most definitive list ever of how to avoid mental decline in… Read More »

Does CBD Help to Treat Dementia?

In the current years, many countries have legalized the use of cannabis mainly for medical purposes. This has come due to scientific research on the benefits of cannabis to human health. However, this chemical component of cannabis is used for medical purposes. It is known as cannabidiol or CBD oil. Another component of cannabis is… Read More »

Medical News Today: Study links severe gum disease to raised dementia risk

Could taking good care of gums and teeth also help to protect the brain? A recent study has added to growing evidence of a link between severe gum disease, or periodontitis, and a raised risk of dementia. New research suggests that keeping your gums healthy may prevent dementia. Using data from an extensive national health… Read More »