LearningRx reviews study on dementia and air pollution

May 25, 2017 by

One-fifth of dementia cases may be caused by air pollution Research published in the journal Translational Psychiatry indicates that exposure to high levels of tiny air pollution particles that are up to 2.5 micrometers in diameter increase an older woman’s risk of dementia by over 90 percent....

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LearningRx reviews calcium imbalance link to Alzheimer’s

May 21, 2017 by

Calcium imbalance within brain cells may trigger Alzheimer’s A research team has discovered that in Alzheimer’s-affected tissue, sodium-calcium exchanger levels were extremely low, leaving few transporter proteins to remove calcium ions from a neuron’s mitochondria to prevent an excessive buildup....

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LearningRx reviews study saying exposure to traffic increases dementia risk...

May 13, 2017 by

A new study has found that living near a major, busy road may affect your chances of developing dementia....

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LearningRx reviews dementia risk and late-onset hypertension

May 11, 2017 by

Late-onset hypertension may lower dementia risk In surprising research, high blood pressure was found to possible lower the risk of dementia, especially in older patients....

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LearningRx reviews study on concussions and Alzheimer’s...

May 9, 2017 by

Concussion linked to brain changes in those with genetic risk for Alzheimer’s Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine have found that mild TBIs that occur in people who are at a genetic risk for Alzheimer’s can lead to accelerated brain deterioration and mental decline....

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LearningRx reviews study on Mediterranean diet

May 7, 2017 by

Mediterranean diet prevents brain atrophy Research published in Neurology found that the Mediterranean diet helps preserve brain volume in elderly adults....

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LearningRx reviews study on emotional hangovers and memories

May 5, 2017 by

Emotional hangover may affect future memory formation Research published in the journal Nature Neuroscience indicates that non-emotional experiences are best remembered in the long run when they follow emotional ones....

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