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Nature, Art and Spirituality May Boost the Body’s Defenses

Taking in the spine-tingling wonders provided by a redwood forest, the Sistine Chapel ceiling or a guided meditation may give a boost to the...

New Biotech Co. Plans To Find Treatment for Alzheimer, Parkinson and ALS Proteins

  Diseases affecting the brain and central nervous system represent one of the largest healthcare challenges and greatest unmet medical needs in the world today....

Healing Art Studio Impacts Community in Positive Ways

I was invited to an open studio session at Art InDeed one Saturday afternoon. Being guided by founder, Danah Beaulieu I felt empowered, nurtured,...

Walnuts May Ward Off or Even Prevent Alzheimer’s

A daily dose of walnuts might reduce, slow or delay, or prevent the risk of contracting Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study conducted...

Ann Romney Launches Center for MS, Alzheimer’s Research

"Ann Romney helped launch a major research center this week aimed at finding cures and treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, multiple sclerosis and other devastating...

Curry Power: Turmeric Compound Boosts Brain Cell Growth

"Scientists have found that a chemical component in the spice turmeric—commonly used in Indian cuisine and curries—increases the regeneration of new neurons in cell...
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Fetal-Brain Protein in Old Age Could Fight Dementia

Scientists have discovered that a gene-regulating protein that protects the developing brain of a fetus resurfaces in old age and may stave off dementia,...
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Dependable Blood Test Can Predict Alzheimer’s

Researchers have discovered and validated a blood test that can predict with greater than 90 percent accuracy if a healthy person will develop mild...
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Woman Tackles E-Waste Problem While Giving Jobs to ‘Unhirables’

Electronic waste recycling has quickly become a matter of urgency, as people become aware of the dangers of e-waste. They have begun to demand...

Brains Flush Toxic Waste in Sleep, Including Alzheimer’s Protein

A new study has revealed the restorative power of sleep to cleanup the brain. While we are asleep, our bodies may be resting, but...
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Dog Mysteriously Wanders to Neighbor’s House Exactly When Most Needed

An Alaskan malamute with a nose for mischief suddenly found a new mission for her afternoons: paying a daily visit to an ailing elderly...
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How Healthy Lifestyle Can Prevent Half of all Alzheimer’s Cases

Half of all Alzheimer’s disease cases could be prevented by lifestyle changes such as exercise, eating healthily and not smoking, claim researchers. For the first...
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8 Year-old Creates Comic Book, Raises Thousands for Good Cause

Eight-year-old Jonathan Krouse of Pennsylvania was able to donate $8,500 to the Alzheimer’s Association from proceeds he raised from the sale of a comic...

Top Ten Innovations You’ve Never Heard Of

Here are the Top Ten Innovations from 2009 that will lead us, with chin up, into the next decade. From new technologies that strip...
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Diet Linked to Hyper Kids

A revolution has turned around Central Alternative High School in Appleton, Wisconsin, and its ‘problem kids’, sent there from twelve area schools. Respect, achievement,...