Tag Archives: dementia

Vitamin B12 deficiency increases the risk for Alzheimer’s disease

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(NaturalHealth365) Of all the vitamins and minerals we need in order to stay healthy and avoid getting sick, Vitamin D and C sure get a lot of attention. But Vitamin B12 is an essential player in several functions in the body, as well – and being deficient in it can increase your risk for Alzheimer’s disease later on in life. Unfortunately, Vitamin B12 deficiency is far more ... Read More »

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Protect yourself from dementia, stroke and brain injury with PQQ

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(NaturalHealth365) According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Alzheimer’s disease – the most common form of dementia among older adults – currently affects roughly 5.5 million Americans. Another 795,000 people suffer a stroke – the leading cause of long-term disability in the United States – every year. But, as we often report at NaturalHealth365, there is ... Read More »

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High blood sugar levels linked to progression of Alzheimer’s disease

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(NaturalHealth365) A “tipping point” at a molecular level has been found connecting Alzheimer’s disease and high blood sugar levels. Researchers from the University of Bath and Wolfson Centre for Age Related Diseases, King’s College London have determined excess glucose due to overindulging in processed sugars can damage a vital enzyme related to inflammation in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease. ... Read More »

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Avoid dementia with the help of omega 3 fatty acids and B vitamins, combined

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(NaturalHealth365)  Dementia is preventable, but the news is being suppressed.  For example, one Alzheimer’s brain study out of the UK has shown that taking nutritional supplements, like omega-3 fatty acids and B vitamins, can assist with preventing the brain shrinkage that leads to dementia and its related list of symptoms including, memory loss. Obviously, in advanced cases of dementia, one ... Read More »

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LOWER the risk of dementia by 90% with improved cardiovascular fitness, according to an amazing study

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(NaturalHealth365) We all know about the benefits of exercise and importance of engaging in regular physical activity. But, to those looking for more ‘proof,’ a new Swedish study of women and fitness has discovered that a high level of cardiovascular fitness can reduce the risk of dementia (later in life) by a stunning 90 percent. As you may know, I ... Read More »

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Melatonin LOWERS the risk of dementia and stroke, multiple studies reveal

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(Naturalhealth365) Researchers have long known that melatonin, a neurotransmitter released by the pineal gland, is vital to a good night’s sleep. Known as the “sleep hormone,” it is becoming increasingly apparent is this substance is first and foremost a “brain hormone.” Recent studies reveal the link between melatonin and brain health – showcasing the potential of melatonin to delay and ... Read More »

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Nicotinamide riboside LOWERS the risk of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia

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(Naturalhealth365) Alzheimer’s disease, which currently affects over 5.5 million Americans, is the leading cause of dementia among older individuals in the United States. Despite the best efforts of Western medicine, very little progress has been made against this cruel disease in the century since its identification. But, there is hope in many natural (and effective) strategies to prevent dementia – ... Read More »

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Pharmaceutical alert: Drug-induced health problems affect over 9 million older Americans

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(NaturalHealth365) Every year, 9.6 million older Americans experience adverse drug reactions. Yet, many people have no idea – because doctors don’t say anything – that their health issues were caused by taking drugs pushed by the pharmaceutical industry and the modern sick care system. So, many incidents of adverse reactions to these dangerous drugs are not reported, making the actual ... Read More »

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Curing dementia with proper testing procedures and effective therapies

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(Naturalhealth365) Every three seconds, someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or some other form of dementia. Now, the sixth leading cause of death in the nation, Alzheimer’s is a cruel and debilitating condition affecting over 5.7 million Americans – and (conventionally speaking) ‘there is no cure.’ According to Thomas Lewis, PhD – noted authority on dementia – describes existing medical ... Read More »

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Antipsychotic drugs used for dementia patients increase the risk of death by 60%

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(NaturalHealth365) Antipsychotic drugs are often prescribed to persons with serious mental health issues, Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. However, research out of the University of Eastern Finland is showing that antipsychotic drugs raise the risk of mortality by 60 percent. In fact, using two or more antipsychotic drugs doubles the risk of premature death – as the study ... Read More »

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Toxic metal hip replacement could cause dementia or heart disease, doctors claim

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(NaturalHealth365) Advancements in hip replacement procedures have given tremendous pain relief, for some people with severe joint issues. However, new information is revealing that the material used could be toxic – leading to many health issues, like dementia. The problem is: these metal hip replacement devices leach out toxic chemicals into the bloodstream. And, while some people may not be ... Read More »

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Avoiding dementia: Brain health strategies that work

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(Naturalhealth365) As the United States population grays and baby boomers age, a full-fledged global dementia epidemic appears to be looming on the horizon. In fact, the current statistics are quite alarming: dementia (right now) affects 44 million people worldwide, and experts say this number will swell to a shocking 135 million sufferers by 2050. Alzheimer’s disease, the most common form ... Read More »

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