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New Study Shows Mental Activity Stops Alzheimer's

…that mental stimulation actually stops the physical development of Alzheimer’s in its tracks! In their findings, which were just published in the Archives of Neurology, the researchers noted that Alzheimer’s is caused by beta-amyloid deposits, which are fibrils of proteins that have “misfolded.”…

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Natural Treatment for Erectile Dysfunction

…a high-fiber low-fat diet and targeted supplements not only reduce risk of heart attack and stroke, but according to a 2011 meta-analysis in the Archives of Internal Medicine, may also give your sex life a boost. And don’t forget that prevention is the best medicine. Some degree of ED affects 42 percent…

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Medical Radiation Increases Cancer Risk Factors

…hormones). * Exposure to ionizing (including medical) radiation—especially CT scans, which according to many experts are often unwarranted. In the Archives of Internal Medicine, Rebecca Smith-Bindman, M.D., calls out “imaging enthusiasts” who believe patients should not even be told about the risks…

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Five Healthy Reasons to Enjoy Your Cup O' Joe

…hundreds of studies bear this out. Here are five healthy reasons to drink coffee: * It slashes your diabetes risk. A meta-analysis published in the Archives of Internal Medicine showed that every cup of regular coffee you drink lowers your risk of type 2 diabetes by seven percent. Plus, people who drank…

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Don't Believe Everything You Hear: Supplements Are Safe

Some of you may have seen on the news last night or read in the paper this morning about a new study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine on multivitamins and other nutritional supplements. One typical headline screamed, “Vitamins Tied to Higher Death Rates in Older Women…” Folks, this…

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Ditch Diabetes with Weights and Walking

…. Now, new research suggests pairing aerobics with weight training can lower your diabetes risk—significantly. In a new study published in the Archives of Internal Medicine, researchers from Harvard and the University of South Denmark found that 30 minutes of weight training on five days a week lowered…

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