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Hobbies and your brain

 

As we start this New Year, it is the perfect time to remind yourself to incorporate balance into your New Year’s resolutions. It can be easy to pile on an endless list of aspirations year after year and then get overwhelmed and discouraged when it becomes too difficult to implement all of those self-imposed demands.

Diabetic Neuropathy

 

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month. At Neurology Office, we want to do our part in educating the community on how diabetes impacts neurological health. With diabetes impacting over 30 million Americans today, it is imperative to know the severe complications that arise from this condition.

With this in mind, if you are not living with diabetes, you likely know someone who is currently managing this chronic disease. In this article, Dr. Kandel answers the questions; how diabetes can lead to nerve damage, what are the symptoms, and what are some ways to prevent this disease from having a negative impact on your life. 

Blood Pressure and Your Brain

 

We all know the importance of maintaining healthy blood pressure levels for overall health.

But, did you know that maintaining optimal blood pressure levels for your brain is just as crucial?

Having abnormally high blood pressure or suboptimal numbers can mean the difference between healthy blood flow to your brain or hypertension-related illnesses, such as cognitive decline and stroke.