- The Ketogenic Diet and Alzheimer's Disease
Initially used to treat epilepsy, the ketogenic diet has been studied for its potential to influence the metabolic changes underlying Alzheimer's disease.
- Oral Health and Aspiration Pneumonia
Oral care is a key intervention for reducing the risk of infection, adverse health outcomes, and fatality associated with aspiration pneumonia.
- Memory Loss and Medication
Recent studies have found that some anticholinergic drugs boost the risk of dementia. On the good side, awareness can make such drug use a modifiable risk and possibly help reduce the incidence of dementia.
- Touch Your Toes! A Brief Measure of Executive Function in Older Adults
A new method for measuring executive function overcomes prior limitations and adds generalizability to real-world scenarios.
From the Editor
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Diagnosing Elusive Arrhythmias
Hypnotic Risks in Older Adults
Innovations in Geriatrics
Treating Persistent Grief With Accelerated Resolution Therapy
Long Term Care
The Role of Social Workers in End-of-Life Care
No One Has to Live With Gout