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Mushroom Good to Prevent Dementia, Alzheimer’s: Study

Mushroom, rich in vitamin D, though classifed under fungi, has immense immunity-boosting and anti-cancer properties, said a new study, published in the Journal of Medicinal Food. Researchers from the University of Malaya in their study observed that regular consumption of mushrooms may enhance nerve growth in the brain, thus delaying the onset of age-linked neuro-degenerative diseases like dementia and Alzheimer’s. ...

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ALZHEIMER’S:  Novel treatment may reduce brain plaques

Researchers have discovered that the same protein that controls fat metabolism in the liver is also responsible for lowering abnormal clumps of proteins – called brain plaques – that block normal nerve cell communication leading to the Alzheimer’s disease. A novel treatment combining lipid-lowering drugs that reduce plaque formation and a vitamin A derivative that stimulates that fat metabolizing protein eventually ...

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Walnut-Enriched Food Helps to Keep Alzheimer’s at Bay: Finds Indian-Origin Researcher

Abha Chauhan from the New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities (IBR) found in her research that a walnut-enriched diet every day may help reduce the risk, delay the onset, slow the progression of, or prevent Alzheimer’s disease all together. “Our study adds to the growing body of research that demonstrates the protective effects of walnuts on ...

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