16 Ways to Keep Your Mind Sharp 

The rules that work for young students when they learn also help adults. Here are 16 ways to make learning go better and keep your mind sharp.


Is Alzheimer's Disease Genetic? 

Genes influence your Alzheimer's disease risk, but just because dementia runs in your family doesn't mean you're destined to develop it. Here’s what you should know.


What Is an Aneurysm? 

When part of an artery wall weakens, it can bulge and leak blood or eventually rupture, a medical emergency called an aneurysm. Here’s what you should know.


Hard Work Increases Dementia Risk 

Although physical exercise cuts the chance of dementia, hard labor may do the opposite. If you have a blue-collar job, you have a 55 percent higher risk of developing dementia.


How to Remember Where You Put Things 

What you're looking for may often be misplaced. Here's how to remember where you "lost" something: Assign precise spots for things, have a routine, and write things down.


Types of Brain Tumors 

There are more than 120 types of brain tumors, including primary and secondary (or metastatic) brain tumors. Here’s what you should know.

Blue light shining from brain of mixed race man

Brain Aneurysm Causes 

Not all brain aneurysm causes are known. But genetic factors, high blood pressure, and certain lifestyle choices can contribute to causing a brain aneurysm.