Aging and the Brain: What’s Normal and What’s Not?

Our bodies change as we age. In general, we see changes in our hearing, hair, or even height. We may also notice changes in our vision or our sleeping patterns. Memory changes occur, too. For a growing number of aging Americans, Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia may take hold. William Pendlebury, MD, medical […]

Just how many calories is the average Thanksgiving Day feast? According to the Calorie Control Council, a typical holiday dinner alone can be 3,000 calories. In addition, we’re likely to gobble up another 1,500 calories when we include appetizers and drinks. At a grand total of 4,500 calories, this is more than double what’s needed […]