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Wearing a Tie Does This to Your Brain

In All Health Watch, Cognitive Health, Men's Health by INH Research0 Comments

Clothes may make the man…but wearing a necktie can hurt your brain. 

That’s the surprising conclusion a high-quality study performed in Germany. It found that wearing a tie reduces blood flow to the brain. This, in turn, may raise the risk of a stroke and lowers cognitive function.  

For the study, researchers at University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein recruited 30 healthy men. They had half the men wear a traditional necktie.Read More

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Cellphones Are Giving People Brain Cancer, Prominent Scientist Warns

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Radiation researcher Joel Moskowitz has warned about the adverse health effects of cellphones for more than a decade.  

But few people are willing to listen, he says.  

“People are addicted to their smartphones,” he said. “We use them for everything now. I think the idea that they’re potentially harming our health is too much for some people.”i  

Moskowitz is director of UC Berkeley’s Center for Family and Community Health.Read More

“I Could Actually Feel My Brain Healing”

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Strengthen your natural defense against memory decline and Alzheimer’s.

Julie Gregory remembers the exact moment she first started to worry about Alzheimer’s disease.  

A woman approached her in the store. “Julie! Hi!” the woman said. “How have you been?”i 

Julie stared at her blankly, frantically searching her memory. A few uncomfortable seconds passed.  

“Remember, our sons went to school together?”Read More

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This Is Your Brain on Sugar

In All Health Watch, Cognitive Health, Diabetes by INH Research0 Comments

It’s long been known that having type 2 diabetes can affect your memory and thinking skills. 

But what about non-diabetics? Can rising blood sugar damage your mental sharpness if your level is not high enough to make you a diabetic? 

That’s the question a major study set out to answer. Researchers analyzed blood sugar levels and cognitive function in 5,189 people over a decade.Read More

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5 Strange Ways OTC Pain Relievers Affect Your Brain

In All Health Watch, Big Pharma, Cognitive Health, Featured Article by INH Research0 Comments

Many of us don’t go a day without popping ibuprofen or acetaminophen. One study found that the average adult takes 373 over-the-counter pain pills a year.[1]

But if so many people take them, and you can buy them without a prescription, they must be safe… Right?

Not exactly.

A major study warns that these drugs have strange and frightening psychological side effects—ones that most people don’t know about.… Read More

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9 in 10 Americans Are Deficient in This Crucial Brain Nutrient

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It’s crucially important for a healthy brain and strong memory.

It regulates your heartbeat.

It prevents fatty liver disease.

And it helps you perform at your peak during exercise.

But chances are this vital nutrient isn’t on your radar. Many doctors don’t even know it’s essential to good health.

And most of us don’t get nearly enough of it.

Nine in 10 Americans are deficient in choline, according to a study published in the Journal of the American College of Nutrition.… Read More