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Midlife Vascular Issues Increase Dementia Risk

Having heart disease risks in midlife, such as diabetes, smoking, or high blood pressure leads to a greater risk for dementia later in life

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Daily Cup of Tea Reduces Risk of Alzheimer's and Dementia in Seniors

Cognitive impairment risk is reduced by 50 percent and as much as 86 percent for those who are genetically at risk of Alzheimer's.

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Posted on March 10, 2017, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Alzheimer's Disease
Head Injuries Increase Risk of Brain Diseases

Head injuries can harm hundreds of genes in the brain, increasing the risk of a wide range of neurological and psychiatric disorders.

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Posted on Feb. 27, 2017, 6 a.m. in Brain and Mental Performance Alzheimer's Disease
Music Triggers Brain Opiods

Study reveals that music stimulates the same part of the brain that sex and drugs do.

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Posted on Feb. 21, 2017, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Brain and Mental Performance
Alzheimer's Disease May be Triggered by Calcium Imbalance

A calcium imbalance within the brain cell may be the cause of Alzheimer's.

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Posted on Jan. 31, 2017, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Brain and Mental Performance Vitamins
Vitamin A Deficiency In-Utero Linked to Alzheimer's

Vitamin A deficiency, in pregnancy or immediately after birth, has a detrimental effect on brain development and may lead to Alzheimer's Disease later in life.

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Powering Off Parkinson's Disease

By inserting a metal rod into the brain, scientists have used deep brain stimulation to treat Parkinson's, and this method is being explored for use in Alzheimer's, as well.

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Posted on Jan. 12, 2017, 6 a.m. in Sleep Alzheimer's Disease Brain and Mental Performance
Sleep Disorders Raise Risk of Cognitive Decline

Heavy snoring and sleep apnea may signal earlier memory and thinking problems.

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Posted on Jan. 3, 2017, 6 a.m. in Alzheimer's Disease Dietary Supplementation Vitamins
Two Key Nutrients Help Stave Off Alzheimer’s Disease

Omega-3 supplements and antioxidants improve clearance of amyloid beta protein and reduce inflammation of brain tissue, in people with early stages of Alzheimer’s.

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Posted on Dec. 30, 2016, 6 a.m. in Sleep Alzheimer's Disease Brain and Mental Performance
Brain-Boosting Sleep Position

As compared to sleeping on your back or stomach, sleeping on your side may help to clear brain waste.

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