At Altoida, we believe that helping you take charge of your brain health includes making knowledge about the brain and neurological diseases more accessible.
Our brain health resources cover the most common questions about neurological diseases, explaining the gut-brain connection, and more to assist you on your journey to better brain health.
Dementia Facts: Dispelling The Myths
An estimated 55 million people are living with dementia, a term for a decline in cognitive abilities significant enough to interfere with daily living.
Researching the Connection Between Parkinson's and Alcoholism
The connection between Parkinson’s and alcoholism suggests that prolonged excessive alcohol use may damage the brain and increase the risk of Parkinson’s.
Top Alzheimer's Disease Risk Factors
Alzheimer’s disease risk factors include advancing age, genetics, family history, hearing loss, smoking, lower educational attainment, TBI, and depression.
Stress and Brain Function: Understanding the Effects
Stress and brain function share a close relationship. Chronic stress can cause structural and functional changes in brain regions, such as the hippocampus.
Benefits of Sensory Stimulation For Dementia
Sensory stimulation for dementia may enhance verbal and non-verbal communication and improve quality of life, mood, behaviors, and daily functioning.
Alzheimer's Disease Signs and Symptoms
Alzheimer’s disease signs and symptoms can include a range of cognitive and functional impairments, mood and sleep disturbances, and behavioral changes.