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Eat Brain-Boosting Walnuts to Prevent Alzheimer's

A new study recently published in the “Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease” has found that a walnut-enriched diet has positive effects on memory and motor development. Learn more about the study and the effects of walnuts on overall health. A Walnut-Enriched Diet Can Improve Memory A recent study completed by the New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities found that mice who were fed a walnut-enriched diet had improved memory and motor development as well as a significant reduction in anxiety. The study gave mice what would be the human equivalent of 1/4 cup of walnuts every day. Researchers then tested the mice to experiments and mazes that tested their coordination, psychomotor skills and learning...
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New Report Claims Aluminum Contaminates the Brain

Aluminum poisoning is one of the most publicized and controversial claims surrounding the cause of Alzheimer’s disease. A new report now claims it has found that aluminum may be a main factor in developing the neurodegenerative disease. A Controversial Risk Factor… Aluminum, the earth’s third most common element, emerged as a possible Alzheimer’s culprit in the 1960s and 1970s which led to a concern about increased exposure to aluminum through every day products ranging from cans and pans to antacids and deodorants. Studies have been inconclusive since then and lead many experts to believe there is no link between the two. In fact, the Alzheimer’s Association says that since the 1970s, “studies have failed to confirm any...
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