Common Heart Problem Doubles Your Chances of Alzheimer’s

By |2021-05-03T12:01:34+00:00May 3rd, 2021|Natural Health|

Every 40 seconds someone in the U.S. suffers a stroke. In fact, 800,000 Americans suffer a stroke every year. While a stroke often has short-term health consequences for those who survive, such as partial paralysis, inability to speak and memory loss, stroke also presents a long-term risk to your intellectual abilites. The latest research shows [...]

Never Make an Important Decision on an Empty Stomach

By |2021-04-30T11:00:47+00:00April 30th, 2021|Natural Health|

Shopping for food when you're hungry is never a good idea. It’s no surprise that candy bars and chocolate fudge cake are hard to resist when your stomach is rumbling. But fascinating new research into hunger and cognitive function reveals a surprise: When you're hungry, you're not limited to making unhealthy choices regarding food alone. [...]

New Study Reveals Loneliness Causes Long-Lasting Cognitive Damage

By |2021-04-22T16:21:34+00:00April 23rd, 2021|Natural Health|

If the global pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that social isolation is detrimental to mental health. What’s more, it’s been particularly rough for older people, who may not be as technologically savvy with online platforms that can bridge the gap. Sadly, the repercussions of loneliness can have far reaching health impacts, including a higher [...]

Controversial Treatment Improves Alzheimer’s Symptoms in Days

By |2021-04-20T14:31:12+00:00April 19th, 2021|Natural Health|

In a Canadian pilot study published this year, a very simple but controversial therapy helped three out of four Alzheimer’s patients enjoy “remarkable improvements” in their mental abilities within days of being treated.1 The improvements included expanded alertness and significant changes in cognitive ability. The treatment in question? Radiation – in low doses. For seventy [...]

Can Sex Protect Your Memory as You Age?

By |2021-04-16T15:59:00+00:00April 16th, 2021|Natural Health|

Do sexually active older people have better cognition than their more celibate counterparts? The answer seems to be a resounding yes, at least when it comes to some aspects of cognition. Here’s the story… Numerous studies from around the world have investigated the effects of sexual activity on cognitive function. In the United Kingdom, a [...]

Does Processed Meat Cause Memory Loss?

By |2021-04-12T11:20:08+00:00April 12th, 2021|Natural Health|

Springtime is when people everywhere start dusting off their backyard grills and filling them with burgers and hot dogs. But before you reach for a hot dog, consider new research from the University of Leeds in the United Kingdom. They’ve found what they call a “hot dog-brain” connection, a link between the consumption of hot [...]

A Yawn is More Complicated – and Important to Mental Focus – Than We Think

By |2021-04-05T14:13:04+00:00April 5th, 2021|Natural Health|

For the longest time, the act of yawning puzzled medical researchers. Yawning seems commonplace and insignificant – you feel tired, you yawn. You see somebody else yawn, you yawn. You get bored, you yawn. The problem researchers faced was how to tie these circumstances together and figure out a definitive biological purpose for yawning. When [...]

Stanford Scientists Reverse Memory Loss in Mice

By |2021-04-02T15:56:53+00:00April 2nd, 2021|Natural Health|

Low-level inflammation that glows brighter with each passing year has become a “hot” topic in scientific research. Often triggering a process known as “inflammaging”, chronic inflammation is known to contribute to the development of cognitive decline and Alzheimer's disease. Stanford scientists theorized that if you could stamp out these inflammatory embers then you could save [...]

Reset Your Circadian Rhythms and Sharpen Your Memory

By |2021-03-29T14:34:52+00:00March 29th, 2021|Natural Health|

When it's working at its best, your brain, like the rest of your body, remains on a daily rhythm that synchronizes its cellular activities with the functions of your digestive tract, heart, liver, kidneys and other organs. If those daily rhythms, called your circadian rhythms, weaken or falter then your sleep is disrupted. Your mood [...]

The Surprising Link Between Hearing Aids and Dementia

By |2021-03-26T10:52:27+00:00March 26th, 2021|Natural Health|

One out of every eight adults suffers from hearing loss, and the older you get, the more likely you are to lose your hearing. Treatment is as simple as getting a hearing aid, yet millions avoid it. If that sounds like you or someone you love, keep reading. Researchers now point to hearing loss as [...]

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