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Could Alzheimer's Begin in Your Mid-40s?

We tend to think of memory loss as something that happens in our 70s and 80s, but a new study shows memory loss can begin as early as age 45. This new study, which was published in the British Medical Journal, studied 7,000 adults in London between the ages of 45 and 70. As they expected, they found…

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Why Statins Are Dangerous

…heart failure because they deplete the body of CoQ10—a biochemical that’s critical to heart health. Recently, I wrote a blog about statins and memory loss and I thought that one of the people who commented described the dangers of statin drugs best. So, with her permission I’m reprinting her story……

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Important Warning About Statins and Diabetes

…for both men and women statins shouldn’t be used as a broad-brush preventive measure since they have numerous unwanted side effects, including memory loss, diabetes, cataracts, and more. Statins are very complex drugs that have what are called “pleotropic effects”—some good and some bad. And we…

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New Research Warns that Statins Can Accelerate Aging

…the growing volume of research showing that statins can cause a number of accelerated aging problems including damage to the joints and muscles, memory loss, sexual dysfunction, and more. It is certainly something to be concerned about. In fact, I remember reading in the Archives of Neurology several…

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Alzheimer's Disease Touches All of Us

…develops Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's disease is a progressive, degenerative disorder that attacks the brain's nerve cells, or neurons, and causes memory loss, as well as behavior change. Though many of us may not have heard of it until just a few decades ago, Alzheimer's disease was first understood back…

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5 Foods to Eat (or Avoid) for Healthy Aging

There’s an old saying that “you are what you eat.” That’s extremely true, especially when it comes to aging. Eating the wrong foods can accelerate aging, while eating the right foods can help you to “put the brakes on aging”—slowing down the impact of free radicals on your body.…

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