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.
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. […]
Most of you have a family or friend who had had to deal with senile dementia or had a case of full blown Alzheimer’s Disease (AD). In fact, researchers expect AD to increase significantly within the next 5-10 years, and in some cases, this will be a 50-100% increase depending on the geographical area. Some […]