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This article is written by Julie Hambleton B.Sc., co-founder of The Taste Archives.  It’s no secret – when you enter menopause you’re also going to be dealing with brain fog, forgetfulness, and some shifts in mood and ability to focus. These changes are perfectly normal as your body’s hormones are…

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This article is shared with permission from our friends at Dr. Mercola. Mounting research shows there’s a compelling link between a particular kind of protein and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and Lou Gehrig’s disease. What’s so intriguing about that is this protein, called TDP-43, behaves like toxic and…

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On his show in November of 2012, Dr. Oz talked about an incredible weight loss supplement that will make you lose weight without having to do any exercise or give up any of your favorite foods. The result of this was an explosion in the demand and sale of this…

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“Blood-brain barrier leakage means that the brain has lost its protective means, the stability of brain cells is disrupted and the environment in which nerve cells interact becomes ill-conditioned. These mechanisms could eventually lead to dysfunction in the brain.” — Dr. Walter H. Backes, Maastricht University Medical Center A healthy,…

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Natural fats are found in a vast majority of the things we eat, although even they have developed a bad reputation over the years. This encourages people to cut fats out of their diets as much as possible. However, they are wrong to do so!  Not all fats are bad,…

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You know that cold you just had? You may have taken a day or two off work, but chances are it disappeared in a matter of days. We once lived in a world where illnesses like the common cold, polio, smallpox or tetanus could mean a death sentence. Luckily, medicine…

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by PAUL FASSA   Dr. Mary Newport, desperate after orthodox medical attempts failed her husband’s dwindling dysfunction from Alzheimer’s, discovered coconut oil and rescued him from having to be put away in a special home. His remarkable recovery went viral on the internet and Dr. Newport wrote a 2011-12 bestseller,…

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This article is shared with permission from our friends at mercola.com. By Dr. Mercola Virtually everyone has forgetful moments, but how do you know if your memory lapses are the normal day-to-day variety or a sign of something more serious like dementia? It’s a common concern, especially with increasing age. Among…

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Alzheimer’s and dementia are an ever increasing concern for the global population as we as a species continue to extend our life expectancy. These degenerative brain diseases find their way into nearly every family and cause heartbreak to the sufferer, as well as the people around them. With a reported…

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by PAUL FASSA  The old adage of ‘an apple a day keeps the doctor away’ still has some validity.  Dr. Thomas Shea, a neurobiologist, and his research team at the University of Massachusetts topped off 10 years of studying apples’ effects on brain health. They used test tubes, Petri dishes,…

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