The Woman Who Can Smell Parkinson’s Disease

By |October 3rd, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

There’s a woman in Scotland who claims to be able to smell Parkinson’s disease on somebody’s skin years before physical and mental symptoms appear. And her remarkable gift has inspired scientists in the UK to develop a new test that might help to diagnose problems [...]

Eleven Memory-Boosting Nutrients Put To the Test

By |September 26th, 2022|Categories: Nutrition|

A lot has been written about how the right nutrients can help your brain stay in better shape as you get older. To test some of those claims, researchers in Europe spent two years investigating the results of a unique combination of some of today’s [...]

The Best Sedentary Activity For Your Memory

By |September 23rd, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

We’ve long known that endless time spent watching mindless television is not exactly a recipe for good brain health.1 Now a new study underscores this notion, adding a caveat that what we do while we sit matters.2 In fact, researchers say that, when it comes [...]

Can This Vitamin Solve A Root Cause Of Alzheimer’s Disease?

By |September 19th, 2022|Categories: Nutrition|

It’s no secret that certain nutrients are good for your brain. Nutrients like vitamin B-12, vitamin D, and omega-3 fatty acids are often touted for staving off Alzheimer’s and other memory-robbing diseases. Now we know there’s another vitamin to add to that list of nutritional [...]

The “Leisurely” Way to END Dementia

By |September 16th, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

No one wants to get that call… You know, the one where your doctor tells you, “It’s dementia… and it’s not going to get any better.” That’s because this life-changing disease can slowly strip away your health and independence. You shouldn’t have to suffer through [...]

Common Kids Medicine Might Help Dementia Patients

By |September 12th, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

When children don’t pay attention, act impulsively, or are hyperactive a doctor may diagnose ADHD and prescribe medication to help them have better focus, control their impulses and feel more calm. There are a number of drugs available to help both children and adults with [...]

Claims of Fraud In Alzheimer’s Research

By |September 9th, 2022|Categories: Brain Science|

It’s one of the most cited scientific articles on Alzheimer’s ever published - a breakthrough 2006 study that identified amyloid beta star 56 as the cause of memory loss in mice. This single study led to billions of dollars in funding and a major research [...]

Does Discrimination Cause Memory Loss?

By |September 5th, 2022|Categories: Lifestyle|

The statistics are shocking: African American adults are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease as white adults. Why is this? Genetic factors come to mind as an explanation. But two new studies presented recently at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in San Diego have [...]

Solving This Viral Puzzle Unlocks Cause (And Maybe Treatment For) Alzheimer’s Disease

By |September 2nd, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

For years researchers have been investigating what they believed was the link between the herpes virus and Alzheimer’s disease. Laboratory tests have consistently shown that there was probably some sort of connection, but scientists have been stymied trying to untangle exactly how the presence of [...]

Can One Brain Scan Diagnose Alzheimer’s?

By |August 29th, 2022|Categories: Brain Science|

A patient with suspected Alzheimer's may undergo a range of tests and examinations before a diagnosis is ever reached. This is time consuming, and, in the end, the diagnosis might not even be accurate. The reality is, up until recently, it was very difficult to [...]

New Treatment For Alzheimer’s Disease?

By |August 26th, 2022|Categories: Brain Science|

For decades scientists have argued that the protein amyloid beta triggers the process that leads to Alzheimer’s. Others question this and suggest other underlying causes. These include abnormal tau protein metabolism, infections, neurotoxic chemicals, and more. Now, a new potential cause has been added to [...]

Does This Unusual Sea Animal Hold The Key To Reversing Brain Aging?

By |August 22nd, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

Prized in Chile as an aphrodisiac, this potato-shaped deep-sea creature is also a very popular delicacy in Japan and South Korea. If you come across one in the wild, take care! When disturbed from a surface it's attached to, it sprays water. This unusual defense [...]

This Common Illness Can Trigger Dementia

By |August 19th, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

Ask a mainstream doctor what causes dementia, and they will likely point their finger at three things: your diet, your stress level, and your genetics. And sure, they aren’t wrong – these three factors can contribute to the development of Alzheimer’s. But I’m here to [...]

Overlooked Vegetable Contains Memory-Saving Nutrient

By |August 15th, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

While vegetables get a lot of credit for improving your health, there’s one forgotten vegetable that’s turning out to be just what the doctor ordered when it comes to your memory. This vegetable contains a natural compound that scientists say helps brain cells survive and [...]

When You Think It’s Dementia, But It’s Not…

By |August 12th, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

Receiving a diagnosis of dementia is devastating, but what if it's all been a terrible mistake. A false diagnosis can and does happen, more than many doctors might like to admit. Sometimes, a mistaken diagnosis of dementia occurs from the dementia-mimicking symptoms of prescription drug [...]

Take Advantage of This Summer-Time Secret To Boosting Memory

By |August 8th, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

Summer is a great time to indulge in your wanderlust. Your memory will not only thank you, but it may also depend on it, researchers now say. That’s right, a study conducted by a cross-disciplinary team of experts proposes that travel may have significant benefits [...]

Ancient Exercise Improves Memory

By |August 5th, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

The ancient exercise of yoga is claimed to have multiple physical benefits - improving mobility, balance, and strength, while preventing or slowing frailty. It’s also said to offer mental health benefits and to protect your memory against cognitive decline. Until recently, scientific backing for these [...]

Does A Lack Of Sunshine Cause Dementia?

By |August 1st, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

We've all become only too aware of the COVID-19 pandemic. But there's another pandemic taking place right under our noses. It has been going on for decades, yet few are aware of how it can destroy our health. I’m talking about vitamin D deficiency. Now, [...]

The Best Sleep Position for Your Brain

By |July 29th, 2022|Categories: Natural Health|

Back, side or stomach? If you're in good health and sleep well, you probably settle into your most comfortable sleep position and think little more about it. Your brain, however, has its own preferred sleep position. To ignore what it’s telling you could put you [...]

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