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This Art Form Can Replace Medication for Alzheimer’s Patients

By |2019-06-07T12:04:22+00:00June 7th, 2019|Natural Health|

For one man, his mother's dementia was so distressing he decided to stop visiting her at the care home she was staying in. Yet only a short time later he was seeing her regularly. What made the difference? Personalized music. It’s quite a story. . . When the first melody on her playlist kicks off, [...]

Does Beer Help Prevent Dementia?

By |2019-05-20T05:58:46+00:00May 20th, 2019|Natural Health|

First, a confession: This headline is a teeny bit misleading. I don’t recommend beer for dementia prevention. But a common beer ingredient – hops – does exactly that. And it’s available as a supplement. The first recorded use of hops in beer dates all the way back to the year 822. Hops adds some bitterness, [...]

When Alzheimer’s Isn’t Really Alzheimer’s

By |2019-05-17T02:11:38+00:00May 17th, 2019|Natural Health|

Up to 600,000 Americans may be living with a diagnosis of Alzheimer's even though they have no permanent damage to their memories or cognitive abilities at all. In other words, they've been misdiagnosed. Instead, they suffer from a treatable and reversible condition called normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH). If you've never heard of it, you're in [...]

Do Heartburn Meds Lead to Dementia?

By |2019-05-05T14:47:16+00:00May 5th, 2019|Natural Health|

Normally I don’t like to give away the punchline until I’m well into the story. But today the news is so important, I’m going to answer the question in the headline right away: Heartburn/acid reflux drugs may increase your risk of dementia from forty to fifty percent. Here at Brain Health Breakthroughs, we often report [...]

Things Dementia Caregivers Wished They’d Known Sooner

By |2019-04-26T09:08:36+00:00April 26th, 2019|Natural Health|

Here at Brain Health Breakthroughs, we report on useful research findings that prove how certain lifestyle habits can help to prevent, slow down or even reverse dementia. These healthy behaviors range from exercise and diet to restorative sleep, social interaction, selected nutrients, learning a new language or musical instrument -- and more. But at the [...]

Occasional Day of Fasting Yields Newly Discovered Brain Benefits

By |2019-04-19T11:55:55+00:00April 19th, 2019|Natural Health|

If you’re an avid follower of the research into improving brain health, you’ve probably heard about the benefits of fasting or near-fasting – when you eat a very limited amount of food during a 24-hour period. “Near-fasting” is more commonly called “intermittent fasting.” If you haven’t heard about fasting, then it’s time you did! Simply [...]

Hold this Electric Device Against Your Head And Get a Memory Boost

By |2019-04-09T15:05:11+00:00April 8th, 2019|Natural Health|

It's FDA-approved for major depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, and migraine headaches. I’ve also been told that similar devices can relieve joint and muscle pain almost anywhere in the body. Now there are hopes this therapy will also give people back their memories, whether dimmed from stroke, early-stage Alzheimer's, traumatic brain injury or just from normal [...]

Simple At-Home Treatment Could Restore Lost Memories to Alzheimer’s Patients

By |2019-04-05T05:01:56+00:00April 5th, 2019|Natural Health|

Wouldn't it be wonderful if there was an easy, low cost, non-invasive way of reversing Alzheimer’s – one that didn’t involve turning your life upside down? Well, perhaps there is. A new study by MIT scientists found they could do just that. Okay, it was in mice, but the results were dramatic, and hold out [...]

California ‘Holy Weed’ Protects the Brain In Multiple Ways

By |2019-04-05T03:23:55+00:00April 3rd, 2019|Natural Health|

A plant that has been used for generations to treat a wide range of health conditions is now known to contain a powerful compound that protects the brain. This remarkable plant chemical not only reduces inflammation in the brain, but also increases antioxidant activity, shields nerve cells from the build-up of toxic proteins, and protects [...]

Shocking News about How Eating Salt Affects Your Brain

By |2019-03-11T05:31:11+00:00March 11th, 2019|Natural Health|

Over and over again, mainstream medicine offers health advice that is worse than useless – it can be downright dangerous. And nowhere does the nonsense get any worse than when it comes to salt. How often have you read or heard that we all need to be on a low salt diet? This misguided warning [...]

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