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Exercise is key in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease

Angela Hopp EurekAlert In a recent Journal of Biological Chemistry “Paper of the Week,” research led by Ayae Kinoshita at the Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine in Japan reveals the benefits of exercise in combating Alzheimer’s disease. The most … Continue reading

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Finding reason in delusion

George Hunka EurekAlert Tel Aviv University research advocates behavior-based treatment as an option for dementia patients. Dementia — an acute loss of cognitive ability — can be marked by memory loss, decreased attention span, and disorientation. It occurs in severe … Continue reading

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Berries may prevent age related memory loss

Press TV A new study conducted by at Tufts University researchers has found that regular consumption of berries may boost brain function and prevent age related memory loss. Eating plenty of fruits and vegetables has always been tied to healthier … Continue reading

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Older men’s hidden health concerns

William Raillant-Clark EurekAlert This press release is available in French. Do men harbour concerns about aging in good health? Do they confide these concerns to their physicians? Are men’s concerns the same as women’s? The answers to these questions can … Continue reading

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The Best Foods for Thought, Literally

Jennifer Corbett Dooran Wall Street Journal We’ve long known that the Mediterranean diet is good for the heart. Now, it may be good for the brain as well. A study published in this month’s issue of the Archives of Neurology … Continue reading

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Monsanto found guilty of poisoning in pesticide case

Euro News A court in the French city of Lyon has ruled US pesticides maker Monsanto was responsible for the poisoning of a farmer who had used one of their products on his crops. Paul Francois says he suffered neurological … Continue reading

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High calorie intake linked to mild memory loss in elderly

Nanci Hellmich USA Today Older people who consumed more than 2,143 calories a day had more than double the risk of a type of memory loss called mild cognitive impairment compared to those who ate fewer than 1,500 calories a … Continue reading

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A Daily 900 mg Dose of this Fat Helped Reverse Memory Loss

Source: Mercola Humans evolved with a staple source of the essential omega-3 fat docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) in their diets, namely seafood. Animal based omega-3 fats are considered essential because they cannot be synthesized in appropriate quantities by your body and … Continue reading

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Nicotine Patches May Improve Memory In Seniors

Source: Aphrodite Women’s Health The nicotine patches that help smokers quit the habit might also boost the recall of seniors with the mildest form of memory loss, according to results of a preliminary clinical trial conducted at Duke University Medical … Continue reading

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Study shows memory loss can start as early as 45

Source: Reuters Loss of memory and other brain function can start as early as age 45, posing a big challenge to scientists looking for new ways to stave off dementia, researchers said Thursday. The finding from a 10-year study of … Continue reading

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