Why do some people get dementia and not others?   

It is not always clear why some people get dementia while others don’t. It can depend on a combination of age, genes, lifestyle and other health conditions.   Most types of dementia are not passed down (inherited) from a parent to a child. There are a few genes that will cause dementia if they are passed from a parent to a child – known as ‘familial’ genes. However, familial genes are rare. Some things can increase […]

The Healing Power of Positive Mental Attitude: A Key to Swift Recovery from illness

A positive mental attitude (PMA) has long been recognized as a powerful force in promoting overall well-being. When faced with illness or disease, maintaining a positive mindset can play a pivotal role in expediting the recovery process. This article explores the profound impact of a positive mental attitude on one’s ability to overcome health challenges and highlights the various ways in which optimism can contribute to a swift recovery. The Mind-Body Connection: The mind and […]


What is dementia? This is a condition where one may become increasingly forgetful, particularly if they are over the age of 65. Once you realize this, it’s a very good idea to talk to a GP about the early signs of dementia. Dementia is not only about memory loss but can also affect the way one speaks, thinks, feels, and behaves. Symptoms of dementia Dementia symptoms may include problems with: People with dementia can lose interest […]