Scripps Health: What Is Alzheimer’s Disease?

It is not clear what causes Alzheimer’s disease, but when someone is afflicted with that condition, their brain tissue shows accumulation of characteristic pathology, we refer to them as plaques and tangles. So our understanding is whatever is causing the accumulation of that pathology is the reason why people get Alzheimer’s disease. We’re still trying…

CTE: Why this brain disease is more common than you think

all of these people have one thing in common they’re all at risk for CTE chronic traumatic encephalopathy a brain disease caused by repetitive hits to the head it can be deadly it’s much more common than people here are the facts chronic traumatic encephalopathy is a progressive neurodegenerative brain disease that means symptoms don’t…

Bodybuilding Doctor Talks Health & Fitness

similar with nutrition and diet and exercise help help yourself do these simple things that you don’t need a GP to give you something for and you’re gonna see the results my name is Dr. Omar Iqbal I’m a local general practitioner which means that I’m not affiliated to one practice and I work all…

Blue Promise: Ensuring Your Health Care is Effective

DAN: Has your doctor ever recommended a service or treatment that required pre-approval by your insurer? What’s the reason behind this? Find out in this episode of Blue Promise. [MUSIC] Thanks for tuning into Blue Promise, where we’re committed to addressing complicated health issues with candid conversations from subject matter experts. Hello, I’m Dr. Dan…