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In glancing through the obituaries in Wednesday’s Sacramento Bee, I noticed that an 87-year-old woman had “gained her wings 09/09/16.” Further down the page, I saw an ad for the Angel Care funeral home, complete with fluttering wings above the … Continue reading →
By Matt Perry
Every year another potential “breakthrough” in dementia treatment is trumpeted as potential salvation.
But there’s just one problem.
While these studies often show an improvement in plaque buildup on the brain – think of plaque buildup on your teeth – there’s no proof that plaque itself is the sole cause of Alzheimer’s disease, the...
By Hannah Guzik
California public health officials are asking residents to share their ideas on how to boost health statewide while both lowering costs and improving care.
The California Health and Human Services Agency and Department of Public Health announced last week that people can submit ideas online through Oct. 12 as part of the...