Current Health News

July 3, 2014 - Issue 2875


Stress Promotes Memory Decline and Dementia Later in Life

Stress Management

July 3, 2014

A recent study found almost 3 in 4 Alzheimer's patients had this in common during the two years preceding diagnosis. It can also speed up short-term memory loss as well as digestion problems, anxiety, weight gain, and high blood pressure.

Air Pollution Linked to Cognitive Decline in Later Years

Air Pollution

July 3, 2014

The air you breathe both inside your home and outdoors may significantly influence your brain health from birth to your later years.