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These two nutritional supplements help improve cognitive function in healthy young adults

safety-lane.com 07105 chiropractic-lane.com NEWARK http://bit.ly/1DCt06V Two nutritional supplements improve cognitive function in healthy young adults Research has demonstrated the benefits of the carotenoids lutein and zeaxanthin on eye health, and some research had emerged on their benefits on cognition in older adults.  Lutein is selectively incorporated into the macula as well as the brain. Lutein levels… Read more »

Sleep Apnea May Boost Alzheimer’s Risk

safety-lane.com 07105 chiropractic-lane.com NEWARK http://bit.ly/1DCt06V Sleep Apnea May Boost Alzheimer’s Risk A new study suggests that obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may have a role in amyloid accumulation in the brain, increasing the risk for Alzheimer’s disease (AD). In a longitudinal study of cognitively normal older adults, biomarkers of increased amyloid burden increased over time in those… Read more »

How Your Body Keeps Time

safety-lane.com 07105 chiropractic-lane.com NEWARK http://bit.ly/1DCt06V How Your Body Keeps Time By Aimee Swartz SHARE TWEET PIN IT EMAIL COMMENT PRINT Photo: Chad Baker/Getty Images Whether you know it or not, you have an internal body clock that follows a daily 24-cycle known as a circadian rhythm. Our body clock, also known as a circadian clock, responds primarily… Read more »

Sex makes Your Smarter (more when you are older)

safety-lane.com 07105 chiropractic-lane.com NEWARK http://bit.ly/1DCt06V Sex makes Your Smarter (more when you are older) So, dues sex make you smarter? According to researchers at Coventry University and the University of Oxford in the U.K., the answer may be a resounding “yes,” especially in your later years. Turns out, say the scientists, the brain-boosting powers of canoodling… Read more »

Eating More Nuts Could Protect Against Type 2 Diabetes

safety-lane.com 07105 chiropractic-lane.com NEWARK http://bit.ly/1DCt06V Eating More Nuts Could Protect Against Type 2 Diabetes Eating a diet rich in omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFAs), which are found in soybean and sunflower oils, as well as in nuts, may protect against the development of type 2 diabetes, say an international team of researchers. Pooling data on levels… Read more »

Menopause Triggers Metabolic Brain Changes Linked to Alzheimer’s

safety-lane.com 07105 chiropractic-lane.com NEWARK http://bit.ly/1DCt06V Menopause Triggers Metabolic Brain Changes Linked to Alzheimer’s Menopause is associated with metabolic brain changes that may increase the risk for Alzheimer’s disease (AD), a small study suggests. Compared to premenopausal women, perimenopausal and postmenopausal women exhibited brain hypometabolism on 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron-emission tomography in the same brain regions as do patients with… Read more »

Hypertension in 40s Linked to Later Dementia, but Only in Women

safety-lane.com 07105 chiropractic-lane.com NEWARK http://bit.ly/1DCt06V Hypertension in 40s Linked to Later Dementia, but Only in Women A new study suggests that hypertension is a risk factor for dementia among women starting in their early 40s, but not for men. “Other studies have suggested that hypertension in midlife is a risk factor for dementia later in life,… Read more »

Factors Driving High Blood Pressure Differ by Gender

safety-lane.com 07105 chiropractic-lane.com NEWARK http://bit.ly/1DCt06V Factors Driving High Blood Pressure Differ by Gender  The factors that drive blood pressure in middle age differ in men and women, suggesting that gender-specific treatments for hypertension may be of benefit, a new study shows[1]. An increase in any one of the three factors that determine blood pressure—heart rate, stroke… Read more »

Serum Ferritin and GGT — Two Potent Health Indicators You Need to Know

safety-lane.com 07105 chiropractic-lane.com NEWARK http://bit.ly/1DCt06V Serum Ferritin and GGT — Two Potent Health Indicators You Need to Know Dr. Mercola While many health screens and lab tests are overrated or unnecessary, there are a few that are vitally important, such as vitamin D. I recommend checking your vitamin D level at least twice a year. Two… Read more »

Knee Pain (osteoarthritis) Is Increasing

safety-lane.com 07105 chiropractic-lane.com NEWARK http://bit.ly/1DCt06V Knee Pain (osteoarthritis) Is Increasing The incidence of knee osteoarthritis has doubled in the past seven decades, according to a study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Knee osteoarthritis now affects a third of Americans over age 60 and is responsible for more disability than almost any other… Read more »