Financial insecurity and risk of dementia

Financial insecurity and risk of dementia

October 6, 2021
Summary: The risk of dementia is higher in people with low socioeconomic status. Low income or financial insecurity is one of the major sources of chronic stress. Prolonged stress response considerably increases the risk of dementia or age-related cognitive decline. Stress results in higher activity…

Why is Prescription Drug Use Not the Number one Risk Factor in Heroin Use?

Why is Prescription Drug Use Not the Number one Risk Factor in Heroin Use?

December 10, 2020
Why is prescription drug use not the number one risk factor for heroin use?  Call to Schedule:(314) 481-5000 Contrary to popular belief, people who abuse heroin rarely stem from the use of prescription opioid use.  Although many doctors claim that prescription opioid use is a precursor to…

Video: Why Do I have Pain? Presentation

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Video: Why Do I have Pain? Presentation

December 10, 2020
https://vimeo.com/329389877 Why Do I Have Pain? Call to Schedule: (314) 481-5000

Can migraines change your brain structure?

Migraines brain structure

Can migraines change your brain structure?

December 10, 2020
Migraines are severe headaches known to cause pain on one side of the head. Those with the condition may also experience other symptoms like sensitivity to light, visual disturbances, and nausea. The impact that a migraine causes on a person is so powerful, it has…

Can a little light exposure during sleep contribute to depression?

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Can a little light exposure during sleep contribute to depression?

December 2, 2020
For a conducive environment for sleeping, one must make sure that the room is dark enough promote sleep. Although this might sound as matter of common sense, there is science behind this reason.  According to the recent study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology,…