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Brain scans could help spot concussion-related disease, study shows

...degeneration in athletes and others who've had repeated concussions and other blows to the head. Symptoms include memory loss, confusion, aggression, depression and progressive dementia.No cure is known. But the brain-scanning approach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-06/brain-scans-could-help-sp
Study: Many herbal supplements aren't what the label says

...fact, DNA testing on hundreds of bottles of store-brand herbal supplements sold as treatments for everything from memory loss to prostate trouble found that four out of five contained none of the herbs on the label. Instead, they were packed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-03/study-many-herbal-supplement
Herbal supplement industry questions DNA tests after New York halts some sales

...Clarkson study tested hundreds of bottles of store-brand herbal supplements sold as treatments for everything from memory loss to prostate trouble, and found 4 out of 5 contained none of the herbs listed on the labels.At the University of Guelph...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-08/herbal-supplement-industry
Senior-living developments likely to boom, including in Augusta

...not be too far from reality.Ranging from a 134-apartment retirement resort in Evans to a 42,000-square-foot memory-loss facility in Augusta, the metro area will gain several new senior-focused developments this year.Industry experts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-09/senior-livi
Isakson touts VA overhaul as answer to Augusta's problems

...private surgeon to remove the growth, possibly as early as next month. Some days, she said, she has migraines, memory loss and difficulty standing."I'm not going to the VA anymore," Savoy told the senator, visibly upset. "I'm using...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-19/isakson-touts-va-overhaul-an
Blood test could help diagnose Alzheimer's earlier

...Alzheimer's dementia.Dementia is a brain disease and limits a person's ability to function. Its symptoms include memory loss, difficulties with speech and inability to find one's way around the house. Alzheimer's is the most common type...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-05-07/blood-test-could-help-diagno
New senior-living community to break ground next week

...Parkway that will house senior-living apartments and a separate section for patients with Alzheimer's and other memory-loss illnesses.Construction of the center, to be called Benton House, will start Tuesday and is expected to conclude...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-10-10/new-senior-
Liberals love science ? and hypocrisy

...bladder cancer, brain tumors, seizures, hypertension, bloating, diarrhea, headaches, fibromyalgia, anxiety, memory loss, arthritis, abdominal pain, nausea, depression, heart palpitations, kidney impairment and skin irritation. Then...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-07-20/liberals-l
Suffering from Alzheimer's, man fatally shot

...wife was perhaps better equipped than most to care for a spouse with Alzheimer's. The progressive disease results in memory loss, impairs judgment and can leave its victims disoriented.She installed door alarms to alert her if her husband tried...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-07/suffering-alzheimers-man-fata
Head injuries, PTSD often alike in military, experts say

...months but those with more complicated cases can have a range of symptoms from insomnia to headache to irritability and memory loss."So is that PTSD or is that post-concussive syndrome?" Perry asked. "Look at anxiety in certain situations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2013-11-12/head-injuries-ptsd-often-ali