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It’s not Alzheimer’s - some memory problems are treatable

April 11, 2013

Normal pressure hydrocephalus can be mistaken for Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases, but can be treated.

Memory and Alzheimer’s disease

September 28, 2012

Is Alzheimer’s disease preventable? What are the best ways to keep your brain sharp? Hear what a Providence brain expert has to say.

When are memory lapses normal? What neurologic symptoms should I worry about? How can I keep a sharp mind?

September 12, 2012

These are some of the questions Providence experts will cover at the Nov. 1 forum: The Curious Workings of the Brain.

Contact sports causing brain damage?

March 16, 2012

Michael Mega, M.D., explains how new research indicates that even lighter hits to the head, over time, can add up to cognitive impairment.

Doctors: Diet could help prevent Alzheimer's

May 24, 2011

What you eat could help prevent or even delay the onset of Alzheimer's Disease.

Middle-aged brain learns slower, but better, than a younger brain

February 19, 2011

Amy Schultz, Ph.D., from Providence Brain and Spine Institute and Ken Weizer, N.D., from Providence Integrative Medicine Program review the difference between Alzheimer's and "senior moments".

Cognitive evaluation can help determine when to stop driving

November 15, 2010

Mistaking the gas for the brake can be fatal, especially if seniors are experiencing cognitive decline.

Is it normal aging or the early signs of Alzheimer's disease?

November 01, 2010

Michael Mega, M.D., Ph.D., explains mild cognitive impairment and the ways we are working to prevent and slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease.