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Can High Blood Pressure Reduce Risk of Alzheimer’s?

By | March 9th, 2017|Categories: Natural Health|

We've been getting some real health shocks in recent years. The first came when studies showed people with high cholesterol are smarter, have a reduced risk for dementia and live longer. Then three major studies [...]

Big Doubts Cast on The Brain Plaque Theory of Alzheimer’s

By | March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Brain Science|

The theory that brain plaques cause Alzheimer’s disease may be on its last legs. Readers who watched our “Awakening from Alzheimer’s” video interviews last autumn already know the plaque theory is under challenge. Now, the [...]

Promising New Indicator Predicts Risk of Alzheimer’s

By | February 28th, 2017|Categories: Brain Science|

Many scientists today see Alzheimer's as a brain-specific form of diabetes. Taking a blood test to see how your body deals with sugar should be a valuable indicator, not just of diabetes risk, but of [...]

Menopause, Female Hormones, and Alzheimer’s Risk

By | February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Brain Science|

While scientists don’t know exactly what causes Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, they do know that hormones play a major role. Hormones are the body’s chemical messengers, responsible for everything from signaling neurotransmitters and directing nutrients [...]

The Cheap Nutrient That Could Save a Million Brains

By | February 21st, 2017|Categories: Natural Health|

A safe, widely available antioxidant nutrient is now being recognized as a brain-protector that can both defend your brain against the damage of a concussion and help improve your brain if you get Parkinson's disease. [...]

This May Be The Most Powerful Way To a Stronger Brain

By | February 16th, 2017|Categories: Lifestyle|

Longtime readers of this newsletter know there are many recommended ways to reduce your risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. These include reading fiction, being social, exercising, eating well, playing board games and [...]

Deficiency in This B Vitamin Can Be Dangerous (NOT B12)

By | February 14th, 2017|Categories: Nutrition|

They looked at the US diet, the Mediterranean diet, vegetarian diets. They looked at different calorie intakes. Whatever the diet or the amount of food Americans consume, the scientists sitting on the Dietary Guidelines Advisory [...]

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