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.
Understanding the Connection Between Circadian Rhythm and Alzheimer’s Disease
Research surrounding circadian rhythm and Alzheimer's disease suggests that sleep and Alzheimer’s share a complex, bidirectional relationship.
How To Measure Cognitive Decline In Older Patients
There are several tools used to measure cognitive decline, including the MMSE, MoCA, Mini-Cog, and GPCOG—each with its own strengths and limitations.
Can I Have Memory Loss But Not Dementia? A Patient’s Guide to Healthy Aging vs. Cognitive Decline
It is possible to have memory loss but not dementia. Several medical conditions can cause memory loss and other cognitive changes.
Better Understanding Nature’s Effect on the Brain
Emerging research investigating nature’s effect on the brain suggests that being in nature is associated with both physiological and cognitive benefits.
Deep Brain Stimulation and Alzheimer’s Disease: A Look at the Research Studies
In the past decade, the use of deep brain stimulation for Alzheimer’s has shown several positive effects in both animal studies and human clinical studies.
The Link Between Smoking and Cognitive Decline
Research has revealed a strong link between smoking and cognitive decline. People who smoke are at higher risk of developing dementia later in life.