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It's getting hard to ignore. Alzheimer's is now linked to this far-reaching condition that touches millions - and influences your brain's formation of synaptic connections. It pummels your brain's blood vessels, promotes plaque formation and blocks your memory. How to stop it today.
If you tend to go to bed late and wake up late, also known as having an evening chronotype or being a night owl, you could be at increased risk for depression. While going to bed earlier is ideal, there's a simple strategy that may help to protect your health if you're awake after the sun goes down.
Made from chips and billets of the Santalum album tree's heartwood, sandalwood oil has been used for many centuries because of its potent therapeutic capabilities. Read more to find out how you can utilize this fragrant oil at home.
The scientific evidence now runs in excess of 34,000 studies and counting, patently disproving this myth. Now a new 25,500-person, 20-year study confirms that it's just as deadly as cigarette smoking, whereas those who defied this urban legend had a lower all-cause mortality risk.
Lower back pain affects millions of people, and is one of the biggest reasons for primary care doctor visits. Fortunately, you may find relief without dangerous drugs or expensive surgery by learning to use your body correctly and reducing stress on your lumbar spine. I'll give you several proven strategies that can help.
From agricultural runoff, pharmaceuticals and even hexavalent chromium, many pollutants are in the water your drink. While each source requires specific remediation, I'll provide suggestions to protect yourself and your family at home.
You're not immune to the fallout from this calamity because the damage is so severe you can't escape its dire ramifications. And if we don't act fast, we'll be beyond the tipping points for survival. The question now is: Can we correct the course in time?
The pesticide industry maintains their products are necessary to feed the world, but research suggests most farmers could cut back on pesticide usage without harming their yields or profits. Doing so benefits the health of the farmer and the environment while improving soil health - the real key to feeding the world.
Smithfield Foods, the world's largest pork producer, has crossed the line from food producer to biotechnology. Their new bioscience unit has plans to cash in on pig parts not normally eaten - including organs that may one day be transplanted into humans.
More than half of people now struggle with chronic illness, and 1 in 5 deaths is specifically related to this issue. This is a direct result of 3 culprits, a problem that is easy to fix. Find out how.