Monthly Archives: October 2018

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Fix This “Unrelated” Problem and Slash the Risk of Memory Loss 75%

By |2018-10-29T11:31:02+00:00October 29th, 2018|Natural Health|

It's a common health condition affecting one in six Americans. If you’re over age 65, the incidence rises to one in four. And after age 75, half of us suffer from a loss of this important faculty. The problem I’m talking about is hearing loss. In itself, it’s a nuisance – and can even be [...]

To Understand Alzheimer’s You Need to Look Outside the Brain

By |2018-10-26T14:39:03+00:00October 26th, 2018|Brain Science|

With brain diseases like Alzheimer's, maybe it's time to start thinking outside the box. While the brain is the obvious go-to place to look for the cause, it's not the only body part to consider. There's another organ that plays a central role in brain health. In July, several new studies were presented at the [...]

Don’t Let This Bad Habit Ruin Your Brain

By |2018-10-22T06:14:27+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Natural Health|

You don’t need me to tell you that loud noise and loud music can destroy your hearing. That’s very well-known. But just as worrying – you have another body part that is vulnerable to damage from these sounds. Your brain. According to researchers at the University of Southern California (USC), two types of damage occur [...]

More Proof that You Have to Use Your Brain if You Want to Keep It

By |2018-10-19T16:49:27+00:00October 19th, 2018|Brain Science|

The idea first came to poet Gary Glazner whilst working as a florist in 2003. Delivering bouquets of flowers to a nursing home and seeing the residents' faces light up gave him the inspiration to help those with dementia express themselves through poetry. From an initial $300 grant, he is now founder and Executive Director [...]

Don’t Make This Common Mistake that Devastates Memory and Cognition

By |2018-10-15T11:00:43+00:00October 15th, 2018|Natural Health|

Researchers have discovered that drinking a particular brain-boosting beverage can restore your depleted intellectual abilities, improve your mental focus, banish fuzzy cognition and even change the way your neurons fire off signals to each other. When I call water a wonderful brain elixir, I’m not exaggerating much, because research shows downing a humble glass of [...]

New Evidence Implicates Herpes as a Cause of Alzheimer’s

By |2018-10-11T16:17:58+00:00October 12th, 2018|Natural Health|

A few weeks ago (Issue #534) I wrote about the role infections play in Alzheimer’s disease. Much of the focus of that article was on herpes viruses. The herpes-dementia link is an important enough discovery to visit again, and go into in greater depth. For one thing, it may finally move the pharmaceutical companies to [...]

The Right Foods Can Keep Immune Cells from Destroying Your Memory

By |2018-10-08T12:50:36+00:00October 8th, 2018|Nutrition|

Your immune system can be your best friend – when it protects you from pathogens – or your worst nightmare when it goes on the blink. . . . . .because misbehaving immune cells can cause as much harm to the body as any disease. Your brain is particularly vulnerable to this type of destruction. [...]

This Powerful Air Purifier Comes with Other Brain-Boosting Benefits, Too!

By |2018-10-05T11:01:16+00:00October 5th, 2018|Natural Health|

You may remember learning in school about the reciprocal relationship animals (including us) have with plants. We inhale oxygen and exhale CO2 (carbon dioxide.) Plants “inhale” carbon dioxide and send out oxygen. That means we need plants as much as they need us. But plants do even more for us than create oxygen. They can [...]

Scientists Prove Age-Old Memory-Enhancing Herb is Effective

By |2018-10-01T14:56:46+00:00October 1st, 2018|Natural Health|

Grown in the warm, marshy wetlands of India, Pakistan and other Asian countries, this creeping herb has been prescribed by traditional Ayurvedic (Indian) health practitioners for thousands of years. They believe it strengthens memory, bolsters cognition, improves concentration and even relieves anxiety. Over the last four decades, scientists have confirmed all this is true. In [...]