Watching TV may slow brain

Dec 30, 2015 by

Sitting for prolonged periods of time to watch TV is not only bad for the body, but also for the brain....

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Slow walking may be symptom of Alzheimer’s

Dec 28, 2015 by

The speed at which elderly people walk may indicate their risk of developing Alzheimer’s....

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“Diabetic foot” increases risk of cognitive impairment

Dec 26, 2015 by

According to new research from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel, patients with diabetes who have foot complications may be at greater risk of cognitive impairment....

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prostate cancer therapy may raise Alzheimer’s risk

Dec 24, 2015 by

Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) , which lowers testosterone, may increase the risk of developing Alzheimer’s for men receiving the treatment for prostate cancer....

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Eating herbs may boost your brain connections

Dec 22, 2015 by

New research indicates that apigenin, a substance found in herbs, such as a pinch of parsley or a sprig of thyme, may trigger the formation of human brain cells and boost the connections between them....

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Singing and music benefit memory in people with dementia

Dec 20, 2015 by

A study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s found that mood and memory are boosted when people with mild dementia sing or listen to music.

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