High cholesterol increases the build up of Alzheimer's proteins in the brain by 20 times
Researchers from Cambridge University found that cholesterol in the brain triggers the formation of protein plaques that have previously been associated with Alzheimer's.
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High cholesterol in late life may mean better brain health
Having cholesterol higher than it was in midlife was linked to lower risk of marked cognitive decline in those aged 85-94, compared with those aged 75-84.
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How Too Much Cholesterol Can Contribute to Alzheimer's Disease
Millions suffer from Alzheimer's disease, and the available and foreseeable treatments are disappointing at best. Given the absence of disease-modifying treatments, there has...
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Durian is an Anti-aging Fruit
Durian fruit has has anti-aging properties, reduces cholesterol and has higher amounts of antioxidants than any other tropical fruits.
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3 Things You Need to Know About Cooking With Fat
Rodale Inc. Carolyn Brown, R.D., explains how to correctly add it to your diet When it comes to fat, many people think they need to avoid it at all costs. But in reality...
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Totally Addictive Metabolism-Boosting Spiced Pumpkin Seeds
Before throwing out your jack-o'-lantern's guts, use the pumpkin seeds to make a healthy snack. High in plant sterols and phytochemicals, pumpkin seeds aid in lowering...
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Arcus senilis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment
In this article, learn about arcus senilis. What are the risk factors, how is it diagnosed, how is it linked to high cholesterol, and can it be treated?
8 monthes ago - Medical News Today
Statins halve the risk of breast cancer
Senior study author from Aston University, Birmingham, Dr Rahul Potluri, said: ‘This is the most conclusive evidence as yet to confirm the link between high cholesterol and...
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Can Drinking Every Day Ward Off Dementia?
Photograph by Getty Images But don't start throwing back shots just yet There might be a silver lining to your daily after-work beer: People who drink frequently may be more...
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Pesticides increase risk of Parkinson's by disrupting energy levels
A study shows why exposure to some pesticides can raise the risk of Parkinson's disease. Those with a genetic predisposition to the illness may be especially susceptible.
Link Between Pesticide Exposure and Parkinson's Uncovered
Low-level exposure to pesticides disrupts cells in a way that mimics the effects of mutations known to cause Parkinson's disease.
ANOTHER drop in US life expectancy
Death rates rose for Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, flu and pneumonia, and three other leading causes of death, according to numbers posted online Wednesday by the CDC.
Dietary Supplement Repairs Brain Damage in Mice with Alzheimer's
A mouse study conducted by the Center for Healthy Aging, University of Copenhagen and the American National...
Decoding Dementia: Dementia Action Week 2018
Patients with Alzheimer's disease and dementia deserve our love and respect, but nothing can replace the full-time care and attention that a professional caregiver can provide.
The ingredients and science behind growth factor-based topicals.By Inga Hansen Growth factor-BASED serums and creams have become ubiquitous in topical antiaging skin care. But...
Revance Gears Up for Launch of RT002 Neurotoxin
Revance Therapeutics has established four new positions at the company as it prepares for the launch and commercialization of its daxibotulinumtoxinA injectable for the...
Chinese poultry isn't safe, Rep. DeLauro tells Secretary Perdue
Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, who chairs the Congressional Food Safety Caucus, has expressed her opposition to any agreement to allow imports of Chinese-raised poultry into the...
Drugs Used to Treat Parkinson's may Work for TB too
A common mechanism by which our immune cells clear bacterial infections such as tuberculosis could be implicated in Parkinson's disease, finds a new study.
Jada Pinkett Smith's hair loss which strikes 20m women in menopause
Just like more than 20 million women in the US, actress Jada Pinkett Smith announced on Monday that she struggles with hair loss, likely due to hormonal shifts as the...