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The Smell of Rosemary May Help Boost Memory

May 10 2017 - 8:23am
Rosemary smell

As we wrap up the school year, students are preparing for their end of year exams. Researchers suggest that adding rosemary aroma to your study room may help enhance working memory.

Rosmarinus officinalis, is a perennial herb best known as a spice for food.

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Cooking Food In This Heavy Metal Proves To Be Disastrous To Your Health

May 7 2017 - 5:59pm
Heavy Metal Toxicity Aluminum Cooking

We have gotten into an international bad habit of cooking our food in aluminum foil, which is one of the most commonly used items in the kitchen. Aluminum foil is popularly used for wrapping sandwiches and covering leftovers too. But is safe to cook and wrap our foods in this heavy metal?

How Heavy Metals Affect The Body

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How cinnamon may counter damage from a high-fat diet

May 7 2017 - 7:04am
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Researchers say that cinnamon may decrease the damage of a high-fat diet.

Cinnamon is a delicious spice which has been associated with many health benefits. New research points to a possible role of cinnamon in helping to counter the damage of a high-fat diet.

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Good family support can help prevent dementia

May 6 2017 - 8:22am
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Researchers have found that there is an association between good quality support systems and decreased risk for dementia.

There has been a growing awareness of the risk for dementia with aging. There are many natural interventions which can lower this risk.

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Lifestyle interventions lower risks for stroke and dementias

May 2 2017 - 8:55pm
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Researchers say stroke prevention may also decrease the risk of some dementias and this can be accomplished with lifestyle changes.

It is devastating when someone you are close to experiences dementia in their old age.

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12 Foods that Improve Brain Aging and Diseases Like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's

Apr 20 2017 - 9:04pm
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Drugs used for Alzheimer's treatment are not always safe, shows the research. This is why people are looking for alternative, including foods that can help with aging brain and benefits diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is the most prevalent degenerative disorder of the brain among elderly individuals. It is estimated that 5.5 million Americans of all ages have Alzheimer's disease.

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Moringa Oleifera plant may help improve cognition in people with alzheimer’s disease (AD)

Mar 29 2017 - 11:06pm
Moringa Oleifera plant improves cognition, according to studies

Research on the cognitive related healing capabilities of Moring Oleifera (horseradish seeds) has confirmed ancient folklore of this miracle plant, which has been used for thousands of years, to treat cognitive dysfunction. This scientifically proven ability gives new hope for people suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease.

Previous research has shown that moringa oleifera is able to alter brain monoamines, which have a role in memory processing.

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Try tea to prevent neurocognitive disorders

Mar 19 2017 - 12:33am

Researchers have reported drinking tea can lower the incidence of neurocognitive disorders.

It is not a myth that drinking tea is good for your overall health. In fact recent research has shown that frequent consumption of tea is good for brain health.

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There's now a brain health food guide from Canada

Mar 16 2017 - 8:38am
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Baycrest scientists associated with the University of Toronto have published a Canadian Brain Health Food Guide. The primary mission of this publication is to help adults who are over 50 years old preserve their thinking and memory skills as they grow older.

It is important to treat your brain well to maintain optimal cognitive functioning, particularly as you get older.

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Keeping sugar levels down may help prevent Alzheimer’s

Feb 26 2017 - 8:08am
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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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Life After an Alzheimer’s Diagnosis: Palliative Care and Hospice Explained

Feb 15 2017 - 12:58pm
Alzheimer's Disease and Palliative Care

Several years ago, I ran my very special group for the Alzheimer's Association that was for the person who had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia AND their spouse, family members and caregivers. My goal throughout the many years that we met, was to educate and prepare everyone so that they could concentrate on making the most of their lives together instead of worrying what tomorrow would bring. No one in the group wanted to hear about hospice.

I think that for a lot of people, hospice means that someone is dying very soon.

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6 Things You Should Know About Alzheimer's Disease

Feb 13 2017 - 5:41pm
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1 Alzheimer’s disease is not a part of normal aging.

Everyone’s memory tends to slip occasionally as they age because everyone’s brains atrophy as we age. Alzheimer’s disease is typically diagnosed in people over the age of 65 but it can be diagnosed at any age. If someone is diagnosed before the age of 65, it is considered, “early onset”. Almost half of the people over the age of 85 have an Alzheimer’s diagnosis.

2. Alzheimer’s disease is not an old person’s disease

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There is hope for treatment of Alzheimer's with diet and probiotics

Feb 12 2017 - 7:50am
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Researchers have found that bacteria in the gut may play a significant role in Alzheimer’s disease. This finding opens up new considerations for prevention and treatment of Alzheimer's.

Alzheimer's is a devastating type of dementia that leads to memory loss and loss of other intellectual abilities.

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Music and meditation may protect you from memory loss

Jan 23 2017 - 5:51am
Music and prayer help to protect memory loss

Researchers say that early memory loss may actually be reversed with music and meditation.

The memory loss seen with Alzheimer’s Disease is devastating. There have been intensive investigations into the possibility of preventing this from happening.

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Chicoric acid may help with memory impairment in Alzheimer's

Jan 16 2017 - 6:14pm
Chicory

Researchers have found a compound from chicory offers a possible treatment strategy for neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer's disease.

Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative disorders are devastating conditions which slowly rob people of their memory.

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Try living away from traffic to protect yourself from dementia

Jan 5 2017 - 8:38am
Traffic

Researchers have found that living near traffic is associated with an increased risk for dementia.

Living near a lot of traffic can create a lot of tension and raises fears of an increased risk for pulmonary diseases including lung cancer due to the pollution.

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Education can help you beat dementia

Nov 23 2016 - 6:18am
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There has been a trend towards less dementia in elderly people, particularly among the well educated.

As people age a big concern is possibly being hit with dementia. One good way to avoid dementia is to get a good education according to researchers.

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Live well to lower dementia risk

Oct 25 2016 - 11:18pm

Factors which we have the power to change, such as weight, blood pressure and alcohol consumption, can lower dementia risk.

There has been a growing interest in how to prevent dementia naturally. In view of the devastating nature of dementia prevention with natural interventions is certainly important.

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Natural remedy for memory decline-Exercise

Oct 21 2016 - 8:47am

Researchers say exercise may be associated with a small benefit for elderly people who already have problems with memory and thinking.

Memory decline with aging is a devastating condition. It has been encouraging to learn that exercise can help curtail memory decline in elderly people.

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It may be possible to delay aging

Oct 16 2016 - 8:02am
Young and old

In mice and roundworm adding a coenzyme can extend life and postpone the onset of aging processes and this is anticipated to also be true in people.

People have always dreamed of being able to stop the aging process and live indefinitely. New research shows that it may be possible to actually delay the aging process.

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Life After an Alzheimer's Diagnosis: Paliative Care and Hospice Explained

Sep 22 2016 - 5:57pm
Alzheimer's Diagnosis and Paliative Care

Several years ago, I ran my very special group for the Alzheimer's Association that was for the person who had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia AND their spouse, family members and caregivers. My goal throughout the many years that we met, was to educate and prepare everyone so that they could concentrate on making the most of their lives together instead of worrying what tomorrow would bring. No one in the group wanted to hear about hospice.

I think that for a lot of people, hospice means that someone is dying very soon.

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Natural remedy for brain health in old age: stay active earlier in life

Sep 10 2016 - 7:06am
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A new study has found moderately vigorous physical activity is associated with better cognition 25 years later.

Alzheimer's is a dreaded disease of old age with no cure. There is therefore a keen interest in trying to prevent this form of dementia.

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The Alzheimer's Disease Mortality Rate May Be Higher Than Officially Reported

Sep 7 2016 - 3:32pm
Elderly Woman

Studies show that Alzheimer’s disease may be killing more than 500,000 people in the United States each year, which would make Alzheimer’s disease the third leading killer behind heart disease and cancer. More than 5 million people have a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease in the United States. That number is expected to triple by 2050 with the aging of the “Baby Boom” generation if there are no significant medical breakthroughs until then.

Under-reporting of Alzheimer’s as a cause of death on death certificates is not a surprise to many Alzheimer’s experts.

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Alzheimer’s Disease Prevention You Must Start Right Now

Aug 25 2016 - 5:23am
Tips on how to prevent Alzheimer's

Do you believe that Alzheimer’s disease is inevitable? Think again, as neurologists are discovering that by following their recommended Alzheimer’s disease prevention tips, that you can greatly reduce the odds of suffering from this disease.

According to a recent Reuters’ Health Watch video, health experts on Alzheimer’s disease are advising the public that Alzheimer’s may actually be preventable―if you take the proper prevent

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