Tag Archives: cognitive function

50-50 Alzheimer’s chance by 80 trivia

Octogenarians now have a 50% chance of developing a severe loss of cognitive function according to the Alzheimer’s Research and Prevention Foundation. What’s worse than that is the number of Alzheimer’s cases in the U.S. is expected to triple in … Continue reading

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Go to the brain shrink for a good dose of brain shrink

Antipsychotic medications cause a measureable decrease in brain volume! Of course, our brains naturally lose some volume as we age, caused by lost brain cells and connections, AKA atrophy. But how many doctors will tell you that taking antipsychotic drugs … Continue reading

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Losing the Alzheimers battle and making money at it

We will never win the Alzheimer’s battle with chemical drugs – because Alzheimer’s Disease is not caused by a drug deficiency. The best that Big Pharma has to offer for the Alzheimer’s victim is the drug Aricept, which has side … Continue reading

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Cholesterol and cancer

Lowering your cholesterol with drugs raises your cancer risk. Yet another recent study links artificially low LDL levels with an increased risk of developing cancer. In fact, more than 20 studies have been done on the cholesterol/ cancer association – … Continue reading

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THC during pregnancy is not good for the fetus

Smoking Mary Jane during pregnancy affects the brain development of the unborn baby. The latest study clearly finds that even consuming Cannabis during pregnancy results in the defective development of nerve cells in the fetus cerebral cortex of the brain … Continue reading

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Sad without zinc

Zinc deficiency plays a big role in causing depression. Studies find that depressed people have lower concentrations of zinc in their blood – the greater the deficiency, the greater the depression too. The good news is that zinc supplementation effectively … Continue reading

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Real Health Talk News and Views broadcast 10/16/13

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Fabio fabulous hair

Ok men, you can have either a full head of hair and feel better about your looks, or you can have naturally healthy sex drive. Finasteride (aka Propecia) is a hair restoration drug that could actually give you a Fabio … Continue reading

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Gree tea theanine

Theanine in green tea helps reduce the effects of stress. According to study published in Biological Psychology in 2007, researchers found theanine-treated participants were less likely to have increased heart rates when performing a stressful task. Green-tea-derived theanine in supplement … Continue reading

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