Your chance of dying of a cardiovascular (CV) problem is still #1 for men AND women. Women tend to be more afraid of cancer but CV disease (CVD) is the biggest killer. Like I always say, sudden death maybe isn’t so bad for the person who is then dead but it certainly can take a […]
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. […]