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While memory lapses occur throughout our lives, they become more frequent—and more worrisome—as we get older. The good news is that you can take action to keep your memory intact and possibly even prevent future cognitive decline. For optimal functioning, your brain needs proper nutrition, adequate exercise, regular stimulation, minimal
A vigorous scientific effort is underway to find ways to protect the brain from premature aging and slow the process of age-related cognitive decline that robs so many older individuals of their memories and mental acuity. Progress is being made, but despite decades of research, scientists do not entirely understand the
Research into potential therapies for Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has focused heavily on preventing the accumulation of toxic beta-amyloid proteins in the brain that are thought to trigger neurodegeneration. But although researchers have developed vaccines and drugs that reduced or re-moved the brain buildup of beta-amyloid, eliminating the protein did not
People who recalled having high levels of anxiety during their lifetimes had a 48 percent greater risk of developing dementia than those who reported more normal levels, according to a recent study.
Researchers studied 28 years worth of data on 1,082 fraternal and identical twins who had participated in a long-term
New research provides another link between stress and Alzheimer’s disease.
Research shows this technique is one of the top natural remedies for depression, anxiety and insomnia. This natural remedy helps ease depression symptoms, anxiety and sleeplessness by releasing feel-good…