Tag: brain

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Lifestyle, not age, rules cognitive function…

…whether you are 18 or 80. Yes, I know it is hard to believe this statement but…

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Low-dose aspirin may prevent most dementias (even Alzheimer’s)

Over the last couple of months, a few studies came out arguing (again) that aspirin is not…

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Vitamin D Deficiency Can Lead to Dementia And Stroke

Despite this being an observational study, the analysis for extraneous factors has been strong enough that the…

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Ocular progesterone administration may treat eye, brain, and mental illness

A few months ago, I posted a study demonstrating improvement in localized, ocular steroidogenesis by administration of…

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Allopregnanolone found safe, may slow brain atrophy from Alzheimer’s

A great new study, which is one of the very few to examine the safety and effectiveness…

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Blocking endotoxin may reverse cognitive decline of aging

Another study implicating endotoxin (LPS) and its associated receptor (TLR4) in a phenotype of aging considered “normal”…

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Exercise brain-boost may be due simply to increasing brain selenium levels

Yet another study demonstrating that many of the “mysterious” benefits of exercise most likely have nothing to…

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Cellular “memory” of stress can be passed on for 50+ generations

There was a study that came out 2-3 years ago showing that when animals were exposed to…

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Hyperserotonemia confirmed as a cause of autism and insomnia

Given the flood of recent studies lately, with virtually identical findings as the study below, I don’t…

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DHT, not T, likely the “active” androgen in heart and brain

Interesting study, done on baboons (so should have good relevance for humans), demonstrating that the cardiovascular system…