Many people in the Lehigh Valley worry about becoming forgetful. They think forgetfulness is the first sign of Alzheimer’s disease.
As the older adult population continues to increase, caregivers will be relied on more than ever to provide support to family members and friends. Nearly 1 in 5 caregivers report fair or poor health.
The brain we are born with is not necessarily the brain you have all your life. If that sounds like someone has lost a few brain cells, read on to find out how Lehigh Valley residents can fight cognitive decline.
The aging brain is vulnerable to anesthesia and surgery, but there is research that provides guidance to decrease these risks.