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Baby Boomers make up the majority of our population, making it important to find up to the date information about aging and how to stay healthy. Learn about common symptoms of memory loss with aging, Alzheimer's disease, sleep disorders, diabetes, menopause high blood pressure, cancer.weight management. Discover the latest news and information about healthy aging and disease prevention and treatment geared toward Baby Boomers.

Baked Goods Are A Serious Cause of Alzheimer’s Disease

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You would never think that something as enjoyable as a cookie, a pastry or a stack of pancakes could devastate your brain over time, but it's possible. These products contain high amounts of aluminum -- the heavy metal responsible for the onset of Alzheimer's Disease.

Plant-based Protein Just As Beneficial As Animal Protein For The Aging

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The older you get the more protein you're going to need, so which will it be? Plant-based protein or animal protein?
Turns out it doesn't matter according to new research. Whether you're vegan or a meat eater, eating the correct amount of protein is what is what matters as you age.

Japanese Centenarians Share Their Secrets for Living a Long, Stress-Free Life

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Stress can affect you at any time of the year, no matter your age or location. Stress is a major part of our lives, but it can either mobilize the body or have a seriously destructive effect on the entire body.

The One Natural Treatment For Inflammatory Bowel Disease That Works

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Inflammatory bowel disease treatment tends to be elusive and undefined. This is because IBD symptoms and flare-ups are continually changing, leaving many patients in misery and pain. There is, however, one sure-fire natural inflammatory bowel disease treatment that works to calm symptoms and lessen flare-ups, and it's no further than the nearest supermarket.

Why A Loss of Smell Stinks and May Be A Warning Sign of Dementia

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Researchers have found in a new study that the inability to smell peppermint and other familiar smells may be a link to the disease. The World Health Organization (WHO) has estimated that the rate of dementia is set to triple by 2050 from 50 million to 152 million. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia. Can our nose give our brain away?

Comforting Words for Those Who Had To Put Their Parents to Long Term Care

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I just had to put my mother in long term care. I had been alone trying to take care of her since she was released from skilled nursing 6 weeks ago. My heart is broken as I tried so hard to make it work. She kept thinking I was my Grandma instead of her daughter. It was heartbreaking and I didn't understand. I have read your posts this morning and now know I am not alone. This is the worst time of/in my life without any doubt.

Why Neuroplasticity Is the Key to Success in Life


We have long considered our brains to be robotic machines in our skulls, but the truth is looking very different as science continues to peel back the layers of mystery surrounding this wrinkled organ. Success in every area of life depends upon one important key: the scientific phenomenon of neuroplasticity.

Doctors Admit They Don’t Know What Causes Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis, So Just Go Vegan

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People who suffer with Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis symptoms are no closer to knowing what causes the condition despite the fact that research shows the condition is somehow viral. If your doctor isn't sure what causes the disease, it's time to advocate for yourself and go vegan.

3 anti-aging vegan ingredients and their health benefits

3 anti-aging vegan ingredients and their health benefits

Finding the formula for a lasting youthful look is the Holy Grail of the beauty industry, which only in the US, had revenue of about 62.46 billion in 2016. But, what if the secret for a youthful look is in foods we eat, and not in lab made synthetic formulas and make-up? Well, science is slowly finding out that the protective effects of certain foods could be the answer to maintaining a lasting youthful look. With that in mind, check out the 3 anti-aging vegan ingredients and their health benefits, according to science.

Recent Near Death Experience Stories From Cancer Patients

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"Since most people here have cancer and probably had some pretty close calls to passing, did anyone ever die for a few minutes and come back?" was the question asked in one of the Cancer groups on Facebook. "If you had a near death experience (NDE) what was it like?" continues the person who asked the question. The person said she heard few near death stories and is petrified of death. She also asked how other cancer patience handle the news if they are told that they have few months to live.

Popular Heartburn Drugs Linked to Increased Risk of Early Death

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Heartburn—also known as acid reflux—is a very common complaint, usually considered to be relatively minor. If you are like most people, you have probably experienced this uncomfortable condition at one time during your life. Heartburn is the result of stomach acid seeping up into the esophagus, and can be triggered by a number of different things, including consumption of certain foods, obesity, pregnancy, or lying down immediately after eating.

Here’s How To Turn Back The Clock And Stop The Causes Of Aging Skin

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What if those wrinkles you’re starting to see in the mirror aren’t related to your age but related to diet? To look younger longer, you have to ramp up your nutrition, since nutritional deficiencies and oxidative stress are one of the major causes of aging skin.

Here Is Why Silica Is The New Calcium

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Have you ever wished you could turn back time just a bit, and get the thickness back in your hair, the strength back in your bones, teeth and nails, regulate your insulin and get the glow back to your skin? Well you can, if you get more silica in your life. Silica is the new calcium and more!