Dr. Coleman is a graduate of the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. She completed her family practice residency at Wm. Beaumont Hospital, Troy and Royal Oak, MI, consistently ranked among the United States Top 100 Hospitals by US News and World Report. Her experience includes faculty appointments to a family practice residency and three medical schools, as well as Director of Women's and Children's Health Promotion Programs with the NE Texas Public Health District. Dr. Coleman is widely published on health, practice management, family and parenting. Her passions include the well-being and education of children and families.
Receiving the Diagnosis Surely it feels overwhelming to receive a diagnosis of Lewy body dementia (LBD). How do you keep putting one foot in front of the other? How do you take the next breath? Your world just shattered. All you see in your future is a black hole. You
Quantum dots are incredibly tiny semiconductor particles. Being only a few nanometres in size, they are often used in lights and television screens due to their fluorescent and electronic properties. Now, researches are discovering other potential applications. After studying mice, it was recently found that quantum dots not only reduced
The latest clinical trial from Biogen and Eisai confirmed the amyloid hypothesis — which has been recently under debate due to the high failure rate of drug trials. Although trial after trial failed, making researchers question this hypothesis, the latest results bring a sense of hope and relief. Statement Released
The effects of brain stimulation are not new. However, the benefits of deep brain stimulation may offer a more targeted therapy option for those living with Alzheimer’s. For more than 30 years, deep brain stimulation (DBS) implants have treated the tremors of Parkinson’s patients. Although approved by the FDA, this treatment
The dilemma associated with potential signs of dementia is something that so many families face. When a loved one appears to display abnormal symptoms, especially those associated with dementia, the entire situation can become very distressing. Fear sets in as many seniors become susceptible to serious complications, including a potential