Brain Health

The control center of your body – your brain – is a precious organ. These articles explore what can be done to help you maintain a healthy brain.

Surviving the Teen Brain: 8 Pointers for Parents

Hang in there, mom and dad. It gets better with time.

Straight Talk About ALS

Research continues to find a cure.

Keys to Understanding Parkinson’s Disease

Tremors, slow movements and problems with balance/walking are a few of the signs.

Do These Seizures Mean Epilepsy?

Learn what can be done for this brain disorder affecting one in 26 Americans

For Caregivers: Strengthening Bonds with Dementia Patients

Keep things positive and listen closely to strengthen your relationship.

7 Ways to Fight Brain Drain

It’s really not rocket science!

‘Senior Moment’? Or Brain Decline?

Learn what’s normal — and what’s not — about forgetting.

From Your Mouth to Your Brain

What you eat has a big impact on your brain health.

Dementia: Making a Diagnosis

Early diagnosis leads to better dementia care.

Wrap Your Mind Around a Healthy Brain

Make smart choices to boost your brain power.

Busting 8 Alzheimer’s Myths

Separate fact from fiction about this all-too-common disease.

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Dementia: Know the Signs

Don’t be afraid to learn more — and intervene early.

Fit at Every Age: You Can Do It!

Young women who begin physical activity younger in life are more likely to continue to be active as they get older.

Take Brain Health to Heart

Make smart lifestyle choices to help reduce your risk of stroke.