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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…

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Chocolate Euphoria

British researchers have demonstrated that chocolate contains mind-altering chemicals that can actually stimulate your central nervous system and "make you feel young and in love." One such biochemical is phenylethylamine. Phenylethylamine is a neurological biochemical that can give you a mild…

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Must-Have Tests for Heart Risk Factors

As part of my Heart Health Awareness Campaign in celebration of American Heart Month, I’d like to focus for a moment on those critical tests you need to evaluate your personal risk for heart disease. Roughly 90 percent of all cardiovascular disease has no symptoms at all. High cholesterol…

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Why You Need Vitamin Supplements

Every now and then, an expose on vitamins comes out in the media, blasting the need for vitamins. But these expose fail to acknowledge the science and medicine behind the value of nutritional supplements. Here's a reminder about why you need vitamin supplements. Yesterday must have been a slow news…

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