Naturally occurring molecule shows potential to treat patients with Parkinson’s

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According to the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study (GBD) published in 2019, neurodegenerative diseases, which affect the structure and function of the central nervous system (CNS), are the largest cause of disability globally. Parkinson’s disease, the most common of these diseases next to Alzheimer’s, is a progressive movement disorder that remains without a cure.

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It’s bad for you, but you won’t know: Commonly prescribed medications can increase dementia risk by nearly 50%, researchers warn

If you’re looking to reduce your risk of dementia, you might be increasing your intake of blueberries and omega-3 rich foods, but a new study shows another very important step you should take: avoid anticholinergic medication. Continue reading

5 Health Benefits of Cinnamon Tea Fact Checked

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  • Cinnamon is a spice known for its anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antidiabetic, anticancer and antimicrobial properties. It may also help lower your risk of cardiovascular diseases. These benefits may be passed on to cinnamon tea
  • In small amounts, cinnamon and cinnamon tea may be safe for pregnant women and breastfeeding mothers. However, in large quantities, the safety of this spice is not known
  • Cinnamon is one of the world’s most popular spices, but aside from adding it to your food, did you know that you can make tea with it, too? Sip on this spicy beverage and reap its wholesome benefits

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Alzheimer’s Patients Experience Marked Improvement With New Drug – Really?

This is supposed to be good news but is it? According to mainstream medicine there is currently no drug treatments on the market that can slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease but the pharmaceutical company making aducanumab believes that their new medication could soon be a groundbreaking treatment for dementia patients. Continue reading

Scientists Wowed by Tai Chi’s Health Benefits

There are good reasons for Tai Chi’s exploding popularity—its list of evidence-based health benefits is so long that many are calling this walking meditation, “walking medication” Continue reading

Antioxidant Treats Parkinson’s Naturally, Study Finds

Ubiquinol – a form of CoQ10 – has been found to improve symptoms for some Parkinson’s patients, and may well be a candidate for adjunctive treatment according to recent clinical research. Continue reading

Marijuana Research Supports Its Safety and Benefits

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Israel is the marijuana research capital of the world, thanks to the work of Dr. Raphael Mechoulam who’s spent his entire career studying the health benefits of cannabis Continue reading

The Case Against Aluminum in Vaccines – Dr. Suzanne Humphries

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Aluminum is a known neurotoxin; it can play a significant role in neurological diseases, including dementia, autism, and Parkinson’s disease

When you orally ingest aluminum, your body will absorb between 0.2-1.5 percent of it. When aluminum is injected, your body absorbs 100 percent, Continue reading

High-Fiber Diet Linked to Disease Prevention and Lower Mortality

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Several studies have shown a 10-percent drop in risk for any cause of death with each 10-gram-per-day increase in fiber intake  Continue reading

Does a Pepper a Day Keep Parkinson’s Away?

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Eating peppers – but not other vegetables in the Solanaceae family — was associated with a 19 percent lower risk of Parkinson’s disease in a new study

The association was strongest among those who Continue reading

New, More Toxic Breed of Crops Gain Approval

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The widespread use of genetically engineered crops has led to chemical resistance among weeds and insects alike. Weed resistance has been documented on 60 million farm acres across the US

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Compelling Case Story: Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis Was Actually Mercury Poisoning from Dental Amalgams

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Dental amalgam is composed of about 50 percent mercury, a well-known neurotoxin that can also damage your kidneys

Mercury vapors are readily released from the amalgam each time you eat, drink, brush your teeth, Continue reading

16 More Reasons Black Seed Is ‘The Remedy for Everything but Death’

A year ago, we wrote an article about nigella sativa (aka black seed) titled, ‘The Remedy For Everything But Death.’ It described the research on the many ways in which black seed (nigella sativa) is a potentially life-saving medicinal food, and is one of our most popular articles, with over 225K social media shares. Continue reading

More Coffee May Lead To A Longer Life

Tired of apologizing for your addiction to a morning mug (or two or three) of coffee? No more need for guilt – that java may be just what the doctor should order. Continue reading

Coffee Grounds Make Great Supplements, a Study Shows

Coffee is currently in the crosshairs of a lot of scientists as they have come to realize that coffee, particularly coffee grounds, contains a lot of antioxidants that could be harnessed and placed into supplements. It is estimated that about 20 million tons of coffee grounds are used in a year as millions of people consume many cups of coffee daily. Continue reading