LearningRx1 December, 2015 | http://www.learningrx.org

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. http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/303941.php...

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