Elderly

How to Ward Off Cognitive Decline

…vitamin D is another risk factor, and a large Italian study concluded that deficiencies conferred a 60 percent higher risk of cognitive decline in elderly people. * A few extras. Robust cardiovascular health, normal weight and blood sugar, regular exercise, and a good diet and supplement program in your…

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Could Your Personal Care Products Be Causing Diabetes?

…moderate levels of these chemicals had a 70% greater risk of developing diabetes. Plus, a Finnish study found a link between phthalates and diabetes in elderly people, even when their blood levels were only moderately elevated. What the researchers have theorized is that exposure to phthalates alters glucose…

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Curcumin: The Spice of Life and Health

…population of the United States. Yet, Alzheimer’s disease is virtually nonexistent there, whereas it affects half of Americans over age 85. In fact, elderly residents of rural India have the lowest rates of Alzheimer’s disease in the world. So what’s their secret? It just might be curcumin. Curcumin…

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