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www.medscape.com/viewarticle/808525

Jul 26, 2013 ... Caregivers typically want to stop cancer screening at some point, ... wish to stop cancer screening tests as dementia progresses, according to a study ... " Clinicians should frame [screening] discussions in terms of quality of life ...

www.medscape.com/viewarticle/806944

Individuals with cancer and dementia pose unique challenges to healthcare ... Mild cognitive impairment and 'chemo brain' should be differentiated from ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3744085

Jul 18, 2013 ... Caregivers considered decisions to stop cancer screening in terms of quality ... wish to stop cancer screening tests as dementia progresses, and are ... or total functional dependency should continue screening and screening ...

www.health.harvard.edu/blog/expert-panel-says-widespread-testing-alzheimers-dementia-201403257090

Mar 28, 2014 ... Why is early testing for Alzheimer's and dementia not recommended when early testing for something like breast cancer is recommended? ... and surgery, so far there aren't any truly effective approaches to stop the forward progress of dementia. While some medications can slow the progress of Alzheimer's ...

www.health.harvard.edu/mind-and-mood/should-you-be-tested-for-dementia

Mar 12, 2014 ... Screening can lead to unnecessary worry for a condition that at present… ... breast and colorectal cancer early, when they're most treatable. ... there are no effective approaches for stopping the forward progress of dementia.

www.alz.org/national/documents/phase_4_home_care_recs.pdf

Paid home care providers can range from professionals (e.g. .... may stop in the middle of a conversation and have no idea how to .... dementia progresses or the caregiver's health and emotional .... complicated cancer treatment regimens. • People with ... Use of preventive health screenings, medications and dietary ...

www.geripal.org/2013/08/cancer-screening-in-persons-with.html

Aug 30, 2013 ... Cancer Screening is of little benefit in persons with dementia but can cause very serious harms. So, you would think we would just step doing it.

www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/790949/alzheimers-disease-greebles-test-inherit-dementia

Aug 10, 2017 ... THIS test could predict YOUR risk of Alzheimer's disease - can you ... Progress: 0 % ... 'Dance can stop heart disease, cancer and dementia', experts say ... “One way we can do that is with cognitive testing that is directed at a ...

www.independent.co.uk/life-style/health-and-families/health-news/dementia-alzheimers-controlled-hiv-research-institute-health-a7473256.html

Dec 14, 2016 ... Dementia will soon be controlled just like HIV, says research ..... I hope progress in tackling dementia will go faster than it did with cancer.