WASHINGTON: Research into brain diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and traumatic injury got a boost with a $100 million pledge from a US foundation and seven universities.
WASHINGTON: Long viewed as a controversial dark substance, coffee is gaining ground among medical experts who say it can protect against heart disease, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s and diabetes, even if it is decaffeinated.
WASHINGTON: People who drink four to six cups of coffee daily may be less likely to get multiple sclerosis, according to international research out Thursday.
STOCKHOLM: Anglo-American John O’Keefe and Norwegian couple May-Britt and Edvard Moser won the 2014 Nobel Prize for medicine on Monday for discovering the brain’s internal positioning system, helping humans find their way and giving clues to how strokes and Alzheimer’s affect the brain.
There are many factors that affect memory, such as age, overall health, hormone levels, and medications, among other things.
Anyone who has taken the time to read the ingredients on almost any processed food product in the supermarket knows that there are a whole host of weird-sounding additives on the list in addition to what you might expect.