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Avoid high mercury exposure from fish to help prevent Lou Gehrig’s disease

2017-02-27 06:09

Researchers say that mercury which is in fish may be associated with an increased risk of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). It's therefore a good idea to cut down on fish which have a high mercury content such as swordfish and shark.

We generally think of fish as being a healthy food which is associated with better heart and brain health.

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Keeping sugar levels down may help prevent Alzheimer’s

2017-02-26 08:08

Researchers say they have determined there is a "tipping point" which is linked to Alzheimer’s disease.

Alzheimer's is a tragic kind of dementia which is associated with difficulties with memory, thinking and behavior.

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Imagery training may be the key to happiness

2017-02-25 08:16

Researchers say you can teach yourself to be happy with imagery training.

There is a lot of unhappiness in the world. Many people are searching for ways to achieve natural happiness without the use of drugs with their potential dangerous side effects.

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ADHD symptoms improved by Ginseng Extract, new research reveals

2017-02-22 03:55

Korean scientists conducted a controlled trial with Subjects aged 6–15 years old, who satisfied the inclusion criteria and had attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms. This was done in order to test the efficacy of Korean Red Ginseng (KRG) in regulating areas of the brain that produce hormones responsible for focus, memory and behaviour.

For 8 weeks subjects were given (1g KRG extract/pouch) twice a day. Scientists observed ADHD symptoms such as: inattentiveness and hyperactivity improved.

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A placebo may be the key to treatment of insomnia

2017-02-22 01:15

Researchers say that a simple placebo may serve as successful treatment for insomnia.

Insomnia is a very upsetting problem which can lead to problems functioning well during the day. It seems that a simple placebo often works well to cure this problem.

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Vitamin B3 may be a key to glaucoma treatment

2017-02-21 01:38

Researchers have found vitamin B3 prevents glaucoma in mice. They are now planning to investigate the effectiveness of vitamin B3 for treatment of glaucoma in people.

Glaucoma is a leading cause of blindness. It is generally associated with a buildup of pressure inside the eye.

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Eating fish high in omega-3 fatty acids benefits brain health

2017-02-19 03:10

There is an association between eating fish that is high in omega-3 fatty acids and better cognition.

It is not a myth that eating fish that is high in omega-3 fatty acids is good for the health of your brains.

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Walking benefits patients with advanced cancer

2017-02-18 09:44

Researchers have found that the quality of life in patients suffering from advanced cancer is improved with walking.

Advanced cancer can be a very painful and debilitating condition. It appears walking can improve the quality of life in these patients.

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