Blocking Brain Protein Could Stop Aging Memory Loss

Blocking Brain Protein Could Stop Aging Memory Loss

It is no secret that as people get older things are harder to remember. This happens because as people age, their brain chemistry changes. The body contains a protein that interrupts the brain’s cell repair system, as people age, this protein, beta2-microglobin (B2M), builds up in the cerebrospinal fluid and the blood. This buildup of […]

Antidepressants and Painkillers May Cause Someone to Commit Murder

Antidepressants and Painkillers May Cause Someone to Commit Murder

According to a new study, people who take antidepressants and painkillers could have an increased the risk of committing murder by up to 200 percent. Antidepressants have been thought to be associated with the committing of crimes, such as homicide, suicide, and, in some instances, high-profile shootings. Dr. Jari Tiihone, a professor of psychiatry at the Karolinsksa Institutet in […]

Healthy Diet Leads to Healthy Brain Function

Healthy Diet Leads to Healthy Brain Function

A healthy diet, a new study from McMaster University found, can lead to healthy brain function. It was not just one particular food that lead to a healthier brain, but more of a combination, which included fruits, vegetables, fish, soy products, nuts, and a moderate intake of alcohol. Foods listed as unhealthy included deep-fried foods, red […]

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