Alzheimers

Vitamins for Children Can Raise Their IQs

…good chewable brands of vitamins for children, or look for a flavored liquid and take as directed. Now it’s your turn: Do your children/grandchildren take nutritional supplements? You May Also Be Interested In * Exercise Your Brain * New Study Shows Mental Activity Stops Alzheimer’s

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Health Benefits of Coffee: Prevent Skin Cancer

…slashes your diabetes risk by 33 percent. Coffee also reduces the risk of Parkinson’s disease by up to 80 percent and protects against Alzheimer’s disease, improves concentration and alertness, and can even halt a full-blown asthma attack. While there are many health benefits of coffee,…

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Health Benefits of Zinc in Promoting Memory

…and that supplemental zinc has been shown to improve memory and recall in older people. We also know there may be a link between zinc and Alzheimer’s disease. Now, after 50 years of research, a new study finally shows the health benefits of zinc as it supports brain function. Researchers…

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How Safe Are Your Supplements?

…as 50 percent—which was reported in the Journal of the American Medical Association. * Folic acid reduces the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease. What’s the bottom line for you? Don’t let this type of one-sided reporting deter you from the immense benefits of nutritional…

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The Scary Truth About Halloween--and 5 Guilt-Free Treats

…of cardiovascular disease, improves insulin sensitivity, and lowers the risk of diabetes and some types of cancer, and fights depression and Alzheimer’s disease. 5. Beer. If beer is on tap at your holiday celebrations, go ahead and enjoy a mug. Not only is it okay, it’s a preventative…

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6 Reasons to Give Dark Chocolate This Valentine's Day

…and glucose responses to the glucose tolerance test. * Mediates Inflammation. Inflammation plays a role in heart disease, diabetes, cancer, Alzheimer’s disease, and more. The cocoa flavanols in dark chocolate have been shown to lower inflammation. They do this by reducing blood concentrations…

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Three Secrets to Aging Gracefully

…of inflammation in the brain but to actually shrink beta-amyloid plaques, the destructive lesions that riddle the brains of patients with Alzheimer’s disease. * Take resveratrol and pterostilbene. Gene expression, or activity, changes dramatically throughout life. The best-studied gene related…

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Follow a Fructose-Free Diet

…the chemical reactions that create advanced glycation endproducts (AGEs), which are an underlying cause of diabetes complications, cataracts, Alzheimer’s and overall aging. A fructose-free diet may be one of the best ways to avoid these conditions. * Increases risk of gout and kidney stones. A…

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Caffeine Withdrawal...A Mental Disorder?!?

…natural stimulants wake you up and increase your concentration and focus. * Caffeine is protective against neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. * One study revealed that people who drank four or more cups of coffee per day had a 20 percent reduced risk…

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Nutrient Spotlight: 3 Primary Antioxidants

…artery walls, vitamin E reduces the probability of heart attack, stroke, and atherosclerosis. It is also an effective therapy for preventing Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease. Furthermore, vitamin E helps alleviate respiratory problems and boosts your immune system’s…

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Defy Aging With Resveratrol

…diabetes and some types of cancer. People who drink wine, especially red wine, are less likely to be obese, suffer with depression, or get Alzheimer’s. And in addition to staying healthy, wine drinkers tend to live longer! One of the reasons red wine is so healthy is that it contains…

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Five Healthy Reasons to Enjoy Your Cup O' Joe

…compared to non-coffee drinkers. * Coffee reduces the risk of Parkinson’s disease by as much as 80 percent. * It protects against Alzheimer’s, improves concentration and alertness, and boosts your mood. * Coffee consumption decreases suicide risk. In fact, coffee’s aroma alone…

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Inflammation and Heart Disease

…times a day) also curb inflammation. Because chronic inflammation adversely affects virtually every organ system in the body, by following this program you will reduce your risk of cardiovascular disease as well as Alzheimer’s, cancer, macular degeneration, and other aging-related diseases.

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Preventing Sudden Cardiac Death

…seemingly healthy? Sudden cardiac death kills approximately 325,000 Americans every year and claims more lives than automobile accidents, Alzheimer’s, AIDS, diabetes, and breast, prostate, and colorectal cancer combined! That’s why it’s important to know what measures are effective…

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3 Healing Herbs

…inflammation in the brain, but also to actually shrink beta-amyloid plaques, the destructive lesions that riddle the brains of patients with Alzheimer’s. Other conditions that benefit from the use of curcumin include GI disorders such as Crohn’s and inflammatory bowel disease, arthritis,…

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