Improving sleep may stave off dementia

Here is the short version of what you need to know about what experts think is the best way to reduce the risk of dementia and its various cousins: Get plenty of exercise. Sleep a lot (but don’t use pills). Eat well (cut out processed foods, and unless you have a medical condition, stop being […]

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UCI study shows in-home therapy effective for stroke rehabilitation

In-home rehabilitation, using a telehealth system and supervised by licensed occupational/physical therapists, is an effective means of improving arm motor status in stroke survivors, according to findings presented by University of California, Irvine neurologist Steven C. Cramer, MD, at the recent 2018 European Stroke Organisation Conference in Gothenburg, Sweden. “Motor deficits are a major contributor to […]

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Proposition 13: we look at its history and what’s new

Kurt Snibbe PUBLISHED: June 7, 2018 at 5:57 am | UPDATED: June 7, 2018 at 7:58 am Categories:Business, California News, Economy, Latest Headlines, News, Politics, Real Estate Housing affordability problems are nothing new to Californians, and on June 6, 1978, Proposition 13, the product of the so-called tax revolt, was passed. Prop. 13 came at a time when seniors were losing homes due to […]

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