Monthly Archives: September 2018

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Medical Shocker: Virus May be a Major Cause of Alzheimer’s

By |2018-09-28T15:05:09+00:00September 28th, 2018|Natural Health|

In the field of Alzheimer’s research, it’s a million-dollar question whether an infection is the root cause of Alzheimer’s disease. When I say “million-dollar question” I mean it literally. Leslie Norins, a physician and medical publisher, is offering a million dollar “Challenge Award” to any researcher who can provide “persuasive proof the ‘Alzheimer’s germ’ is [...]

Toxic Vehicle Particles Accumulate in the Brain

By |2018-09-24T07:27:44+00:00September 24th, 2018|Natural Health|

Environmental scientist Barbara Maher was clearly surprised and alarmed by the results of a study she led. She described the findings as "dreadfully shocking." She said it was “a discovery finding, and...a potentially very important environmental risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease.” Her concern centers on a metallic industrial toxin that's been found in higher amounts [...]

Your Eyes Hold the Key to Brain Health and Memory

By |2018-09-21T05:36:17+00:00September 21st, 2018|Brain Science|

Poems often proclaim the eyes to be a direct window to the soul. Medical researchers are more prosaic, but they make much the same point without the poetry. We now understand that the eyes provide a direct view into the health of your brain. Plus, you can actually use your eyes to improve your memory. [...]

Proof That Brain Damage from Trauma Can be Reversed

By |2018-09-17T14:05:02+00:00September 17th, 2018|Brain Science|

When you get hit by a 255-pound offensive tackle up to 50 times a game, it's bound to inflict physical harm. That's exactly what brain scans of hundreds of active and retired football players have found -- clear evidence these helmet-to-helmet blows cause damage.1 But you don't have to be an NFL footballer to experience [...]

Connection Found Between Dementia and Common Health Problem

By |2018-09-14T14:26:21+00:00September 14th, 2018|Natural Health|

It's painless, it doesn't show any outward symptoms you’d notice, and the first sign you’ve got this problem is often a fracture of the hip, wrist or spine. As you might have guessed from that hint, I’m talking about osteoporosis. The condition is usually associated with post-menopausal women, but one-third of the victims are men. [...]

Unhealthy Heart and Circulation Equals Huge Increase in Dementia Risk

By |2018-09-10T14:54:49+00:00September 10th, 2018|Natural Health|

Conventional medicine has made some amazing strides in treating heart disease – bypass surgery, angioplasty and all kinds of wonder drugs have succeeded in reducing the risk of heart attack or stroke. I think this has led quite a few people to be complacent about heart disease. Why worry? The doctor has something to fix [...]

This Popular Food is Addictive – and Shrinks Your Brain

By |2018-09-07T15:41:53+00:00September 7th, 2018|Nutrition|

You’d think that if a food additive has been proven capable of both wrecking your physical health and endangering your brain, we’d all avoid it like it was poison. But we don’t. It remains one of the most popular foods on earth. We slurp it down in our drinks. It’s added to a staggering number [...]

Multi-Task and Get More Done? No Way. . .

By |2018-09-03T14:40:30+00:00September 3rd, 2018|Brain Science|

The temptation to multi-task often seems irresistible. For instance, our cellphones continually call out to us with notifications of text messages, Facebook postings, new emails, and more. Too often, all those distractions pull us away from spending time with friends, eating dinner with family or focusing on the road when we’re driving. Now disturbing insights [...]