“Different triggers spark stroke, injuries, and neurodegenerative diseases, but the molecular chain of events responsible for brain cell death in these conditions are the same. Johns Hopkins researchers have isolated the single protein at the end of the chain that delivers the fatal blow and hacks up a cell’s DNA.”

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Eliza Jennings, a not-for-profit organization providing excellent care and services to older adults on Cleveland’s West Side for more than 129 years, is a nationally recognized expert committed to helping older adults make the most of the aging experience. We offer a full spectrum of choices designed to meet the needs and preferences of older adults as they age, including independent and assisted living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation services, respite care, hospice services, and adult day programs, including the SAIDO Learning Center.

Eliza Jennings home and community-based services provide skilled home health care and therapy, a nurse practitioner house call program, and onsite wellness clinics help serve older adults living in affordable housing. Our network of communities includes: Eliza Jennings Health Campus in Cleveland; the Renaissance Retirement Campus in Olmsted Township; and Devon Oaks Assisted Living in Westlake.

“Simon McDermott put the disc in the machine, sat his father down to listen to it and watched the old man’s face as the familiar rendition of You Make Me Feel So Young swept them both away.”

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How to Reduce Your Risk and Protect Your Brain as You Age
http://www.helpguide.org/articles/alzheimers-dementia/alzheimers-and-dementia-prevention.htm