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Brain Buzz – Music is Medicine for Your Mind

Research has shown music can stimulate your brain, keep it engaged as you age, and help with memory. It’s a total brain workout!

Glucose levels in the brain may be earliest sign of Alzheimer’s

Memory loss and cognitive decline are commonly thought to be the earliest signs of the disorder, but a new study has found declines in glucose levels in the brain come even sooner. Even better? The same team...

Ayurveda Plant Raises Alzheimer’s Hope

by G.S. Mudur for The Telegraph Ashwagandha, a plant used for centuries in Ayurvedic medicine, cleaned out abnormal protein deposits in the brain and reversed damage and behavioural changes observed in Alzheimer’s disease when tested on mice, a team of...

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