The Connection Between Cognitive Decline and Autoimmunity

The Connection Between Cognitive Decline and Autoimmunity

According to the Alzheimer’s Organization, 500,000 Americans develop Alzheimer’s disease (AD) each year. In fact, AD is responsible for killing more Americans than prostate and breast cancer combined.  The latest research shows that environmental triggers play an influential role in the development of AD. Once thought to be contracted primarily through genetics, scientists have learned […]

Common Drugs Help Short-Term, but May Hurt Brain Long-Term

Common Drugs Help Short-Term, but May Hurt Brain Long-Term

Those plagued with allergies, sleeping problems and other regular ailments take comfort in the numerous pills out there, many of which no longer require prescriptions, to staunch the symptoms. Additionally, it is common knowledge that all drugs have side effects, ranging from drowsiness to scarier, “rare” possibilities. However, a new study shows that some of […]

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