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“Is Sitting the New Smoking?”

Do we need a ball chair, an expensive ergonomic wonder chair, a treadmill desk, a standing desk or all of the above? You have, no doubt, seen this discussion in every major news and lifestyle outlet, so let’s talk about sitting. James Levine of the Mayo Clinic was looking at the question of why some […]

Anesthesia and Dementia and/or Alzheimer’s | Part II

In our last blog, we discussed Post-Operative Cognitive Decline or POCD and the research linking Alzheimer’s (AD) and Dementia to anesthesia. In this blog, we’ll discuss further relationships and what you should know about POCD.

Anesthesia and Dementia and/or Alzheimer’s | Part I

Have you ever noticed that a loved on just isn’t “the same” after a major surgery? Have you felt off after a major surgery? Let’s talk about POCD or post-operative cognitive decline. This syndrome is hotly debated, with some saying it is a real thing and others insisting that no evidence supports such a notion. […]