Tag: Old Age

8 Cognitive Stimulation Exercises For The Elderly

Various exercises to buffer the deterioration of cognitive functions in older people. As with our physical capacity or performance, over the years, our psychological abilities decline due to age-specific neuronal degeneration. If we add to this the possibility of suffering a neurodegenerative disease, these functions are still more affected. With the intention of delaying or

Alzheimer’s: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment And Prevention

A neurodegenerative disease that affects many people in their old age. Cancer, HIV / AIDS and dementias are some of the disorders that are of greatest concern today in the western population, being some of the most frequent disorders that still do not have an effective solution or treatment. Within the group of dementias, the

Parkinson’s: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment And Prevention

One of the most common neurodegenerative diseases; it especially affects motor skills. Parkinson’s is the most common neurodegenerative disease after  Alzheimer’s. It is estimated that approximately 1% of people over 60 years of age suffer from this disorder. Although it is believed that Parkinson’s disease has genetic causes and therefore can hardly be prevented or