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Trans fats raise risk of brain shrinkage, Alzheimer’s risk, study

Trans fats raise risk of brain shrinkage, Alzheimer's risk, study

Trans fats found in fast foods and other junk foods has bad effects on brain shrinkage, increase the risk of Alzheimer’s. While, researchers suggest that keeping a diet rich in vitamins and fish may protect the brain from ageing.  Doctors … Read more

MRI scans that’s how to slow down Alzheimer’s progression

MRI scans that's how to slow down Alzheimer's progression

Alzheimer’s symptoms, one of the most popular neuropathology disease that is unavoidable in many people and no cures for its. Fortunately, the best doctors can do (for now) is try to slow its progression. The doctors used MRI scans to measure … Read more

Alzheimer’s Scan Might Help Spot Disease

FRIDAY, Jan. 21 (HealthDay News) — An advisory panel’s recommendation that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approve a new chemical that can highlight the telltale signs of Alzheimer’s in brain scans may one day help doctors diagnose the neurodegenerative … Read more

Adult ADHD Often Precedes Certain Type of Dementia: Study

Adult ADHD Often Precedes Certain Type of Dementia: Study

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 19 (HealthDay News) — Adults with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) have a more than threefold increased risk of developing a common form of degenerative dementia called dementia with lewy bodies (DLB), a new study says. More than triples … Read more

Progress Reported in Predicting Alzheimer’s

Progress Reported in Predicting Alzheimer's

TUESDAY, Jan. 18 (HealthDay News) — Researchers report promising results for a scanning test that aims to reveal the presence of Alzheimer’s disease, potentially allowing doctors to try to treat the illness in its early stages. Another study finds that … Read more

Consumer Genetic Testing May Not Boost Users’ Anxiety

Consumer Genetic Testing May Not Boost Users' Anxiety

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 12 (HealthDay News) — People who have direct-to-consumer genetic testing don’t experience any short-term increase in anxiety after receiving the results, whether they are positive or negative, researchers report. But experts note validity, usefulness of direct-to-consumer tests still … Read more

Olive Oil Help To Fight Breast Cancer Naturally

Olive Oil Help To Fight Breast Cancer Naturally

A drizzle of olive oil a day could help keep breast cancer at bay. Research shows that the Mediterranean oil mounts a multi-pronged attack on the tumours, stunting their growth, driving their cells to implode and protecting against potentially-cancerous damage … Read more