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Herbs Extracted From Plants May One Day Cure Alzheimer’s Disease

Herbs are usually thought of as spices you would add to your favorite foods to enhance their flavor and taste.   But, now comes word from researchers at the Salk Institute in La Jolla, California, that a herb derived from the Yerba Santa plant may effectively treat seniors suffering from…...

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New Super Microscope Shows Alzheimer’s In Brain Detail

A super microscope developed by researchers at Purdue University can now show you high resolution molecular details of Alzheimer’s disease.       For years scientists have unsuccessfully searched for ways to track the amyloid plaques, the best known marker of Alzheimer’s. Amyloid plaques are one of the two brain…...

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Old Age Will End, Humans To Remain Forever Young And Vibrant

Old age will end and humans will remain forever young and vibrant! Yes, this can become a distinct future possibility. No, I have not been out in the sun too long. Also, my summer reading list is empty of any science fiction books. Indeed, a booming new scientific field called…...

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Putnam Ridge Dose of Inspiration!

From our friends at Caregiverlist.com!...

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Pristine Snow At Putnam Ridge!!

We must thank our beloved Elise for these magnificent photos of our outside landscape blanketed by beautiful snow from this week’s nor’easter!! Just stunning! Have a great weekend everyone!...

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Brain Pacemaker Offers Hope In Treating Alzheimer’s Symptoms

A brain pacemaker implanted into the brain’s frontal lobe appears to slow the advance of certain symptoms caused by Alzheimer’s disease. Called deep brain stimulation, or DBS, the technique has been used for many years to reduce tremor, walking difficulties, and stiffness caused by Parkinson’s disease. It’s also been studied as a treatment for depression and…...

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Story of the Christmas Tree

From the desk of Bonnie Leavy: Have you ever wondered about the meaning behind the beautiful evergreen trees at Christmas time?  All the pretty lights and splendid ornaments create the glowing centerpiece for the holiday’s celebrations, yet, the origins of the Christmas tree tradition is not known to many.  In…...

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Aging Gracefully Can Truly Be Your Wonderful Golden Years

While aging does bring its physical and emotional challenges, it can also truly be your wonderful golden years. Age brings with it a wealth of experience and experiences you can share with the young. It brings with it a serenity and a desire to help others. You’re an inspiration to…...

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