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…

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Apples and Alzheimer’s Prevention

When I happened upon the recent research about apples and brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF), I became curious about whether apples have health benefits Alzheimer’s prevention or treatment. My preliminary Internet search revealed comments on the relationship between apples and Alzheimer’s…

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Benefits of L-Carnitine for Coronary Artery Disease

L-carnitine, a water-soluble nutrient produced from the amino acids lysine and methionine, is found in all living tissue. The primary role of L-carnitine is to create ATP. L-carnitine transports fatty acids into mitochondrial membranes, where they are converted into ATP. The benefits of L-carnitine…

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