Looking for Guidance on Alzheimer's Group Leadership? Here's Your Guide
How Is Palliative Care Different from Hospice?

Motherhood, the Brain and Dementia: Changing Hormones Alter Risk

MotherhoodHormonesThroughout decades of study, hormone therapy (HT), often but not always the same as hormone replacement therapy (HRT), has been glorified and demonized in turn. The information that doctors receive has come from ongoing studies that seemed to offer over time radically conflicting results. A new study may add more confusion since this study has found that not only does HT given near menopause create changes in a woman’s brain, but motherhood itself creates changes. 

Read full article on HealthCentral about motherhood and brain health:

Purchase Minding Our Elders: Caregivers Share Their Personal Stories – paperback or ebook

“I hold onto your book as a life preserver and am reading it slowly on purpose...I don't want it to end.”  Craig William Dayton, Film Composer

Global Alzheimer’s Study Now EnrollingRelated articles

Mind Over Stigma: Now's the Time to Vote for Your Favorite Anti-stigma Entry
Ethic Groups Vary in Susceptibility to Alzheimer’s Disease
Caring for Parents Who Weren’t So Caring


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

The comments to this entry are closed.