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Choline Helps to Preserve Healthy Cognitive Function, New Study Shows
Choline Helps to Preserve Healthy Cognitive Function, New Study Shows
The fact that more and more people are living longer lives has led to a bittersweet reality.  As life expectancy increases, so does the incidence of Alzheimer’s disease, ...
05-26-2022
Stop Cognitive Decline With These 10 Great Nutritional Tips
Stop Cognitive Decline With These 10 Great Nutritional Tips
For many baby boomers, it’s an unpleasant irony – the generation that famously said “Never trust anyone over thirty!” is now, itself, experiencing the undeniable signs of cognitive ...
05-15-2022
Pesticides (DDT) and Alzheimer’s Disease
Pesticides (DDT) and Alzheimer’s Disease
Although there is a growing list of Alzheimer’s disease susceptibility genes, even if you put them all altogether, they account for less than half of all Alzheimer’s cases. ...
05-9-2022
Adding These Foods to Your Diet Could Keep Dementia Away
Adding These Foods to Your Diet Could Keep Dementia Away
A diet rich in the antioxidants that leafy, green vegetables and colorful fruit deliver is good for your body, and now new research shows it also protects your brain. In ...
05-6-2022
‘Good’ Cholesterol in Brain May Help Keep Alzheimer’s at Bay
‘Good’ Cholesterol in Brain May Help Keep Alzheimer’s at Bay
Higher levels of "good" cholesterol in the fluid surrounding your brain and spinal cord may help protect you from Alzheimer's disease, a new study suggests. "This study represents ...
04-24-2022
Follow This Diet to Protect Against Alzheimer’s Disease and Heart Disease
Follow This Diet to Protect Against Alzheimer’s Disease and Heart Disease
For years, natural health experts and knowledgeable physicians and nutritionists have advised the Mediterranean diet for its heart-healthy, life-prolonging effects.  High in healthy fats, fruits, vegetables, and fish ...
04-24-2022
Beware of These Antibiotic Effects
Beware of These Antibiotic Effects
Before the discovery that essential symbiotic bacteria live in and on us, antibiotics were viewed largely as innocuous. As the “gut microbiome” (the microorganisms living in the intestines) ...
04-13-2022
Brand-New Research Suggests High-Fiber Foods Reduce Dementia Risk
Brand-New Research Suggests High-Fiber Foods Reduce Dementia Risk
With its disabling loss of cognition, judgment, and memory, dementia is a truly devastating condition.  And it is becoming more widespread.  Alzheimer’s disease – the most common cause ...
04-6-2022
How to Keep Your Brain Working Well as You Age
How to Keep Your Brain Working Well as You Age
A new book explains how to help keep your brain in fighting shape throughout your life. For many people, middle age arrives with some minor mental slip-ups. These ...
03-30-2022
More Evidence That Exercise Protects the Aging Brain
More Evidence That Exercise Protects the Aging Brain
Just a bit of exercise can help keep your brain in shape as you age, according to the latest study that shows how physical activity can benefit older ...
03-24-2022
Low Blood Pressure Could Be a Culprit in Dementia, Studies Suggest
Low Blood Pressure Could Be a Culprit in Dementia, Studies Suggest
Decline in brain function often occurs as people age. People often worry that declining brain function is an inevitable part of growing old and will lead to dementia, ...
03-13-2022
The ‘Sleep Hormone’ Could Heal the Brain
The ‘Sleep Hormone’ Could Heal the Brain
According to a recent report published in Alzheimer’s and Dementia Journal, Alzheimer’s disease – the sixth leading cause of death in the United States – claimed over 121,000 lives ...
03-11-2022
How to Shield Your Brain From Decline
How to Shield Your Brain From Decline
Use the SHIELD acronym to remember the lifestyle habits that will help protect your memory and thinking skills. We are making encouraging progress in finding medications that prevent ...
03-8-2022
Dementia on the Rise Worldwide: An Explainer and Research Roundup
Dementia on the Rise Worldwide: An Explainer and Research Roundup
The estimated number of people with dementia is expected to increase to 153 million by 2050 worldwide, compared with an estimated 57 million cases in 2019, according to ...
02-23-2022
Understanding Alzheimer’s, the Basics
Understanding Alzheimer’s, the Basics
Researchers have explored many complementary health approaches for preventing or slowing dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease. Currently, there is no strong evidence that any complementary health approach can prevent cognitive impairment. ...
02-22-2022
7 Conditions Masquerading As Dementia
7 Conditions Masquerading As Dementia
More than 40% of dementia diagnoses have been shown to be wrong.  Here's what may really be going on.   Imagine this nightmare. For the last few years ...
02-4-2022
A Natural Approach to Preventing and Overcoming Dementia
A Natural Approach to Preventing and Overcoming Dementia
Contrary to mainstream medical belief, safe, natural, and nontoxic treatments can alleviate the symptoms of senile dementia. Research has demonstrated how these remedies can aid in preventing the ...
02-2-2022
Lifestyle Changes to Prevent Dementia
Lifestyle Changes to Prevent Dementia
When we think of dementia, we often fear a loss of control. But the reassuring news is that up to 40 percent of dementia cases can be prevented or delayed if we ...
01-28-2022
Link Between Alzheimer’s and Gut Is Confirmed
Link Between Alzheimer’s and Gut Is Confirmed
Alzheimer's disease continues to be a leading cause of death in the U.S., with 1 in 3 seniors dying with Alzheimer's or dementia — more than the number ...
01-12-2022
Standing on One Leg Is a Sign of Good Health
Standing on One Leg Is a Sign of Good Health
Research shows that people’s ability to stand on one leg is an indicator of health and that getting better at standing on one leg can add to fitness ...
10-27-2021
Can Dementia Be Reversed?
Can Dementia Be Reversed?
For decades, conventional medicine has offered little regarding the treatment of patients suffering from dementia or cognitive decline. Alzheimer’s disease is now the third-leading cause of death in ...
10-20-2021
How to Prescribe Controversial Alzheimer’s Drug?
How to Prescribe Controversial Alzheimer’s Drug?
The approval of a controversial new drug for Alzheimer’s disease, Aduhelm, is shining a spotlight on mild cognitive impairment—problems with memory, attention, language, or other cognitive tasks that ...
10-7-2021
Short Bursts of Exercise Slow Cognitive Decline
Short Bursts of Exercise Slow Cognitive Decline
Want to keep your brain sharp as you age? Exercising for as little as 10 minutes a few times per week can help stop mental decline in its ...
03-29-2021
4 Ways to Prevent Alzheimer’s
4 Ways to Prevent Alzheimer’s
So far, pharmaceutical drugs can only slow the onset of Alzheimer's, and those that have been approved perform only modestly better than a placebo.
02-14-2021