Posts tagged "dementia"

Flavanols In Cocoa Can Reverse Age-Related Memory Loss, So Obviously We Should All Binge On Chocolate (JK, That’s A Bad Idea)

A new, convincing (albeit small) study in the journal Nature Neuroscience has shown that a chemical called flavanols extracted from cocoa beans can reverse age-related memory loss. The participants, aged 50 to 69, drank powdered cocoa flavanols mixed with milk or water and took memory tests. The group that took a higher dose of…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 28, 2014

The Daily Squeeze: Unmarried Women, Dementia, And Websites

Research from the Mayo Clinic suggests unmarried women living in rural areas have lower self-rated health status than their married counterparts. This includes greater feelings of depression. [Medical News Today]…
By: Catherine Strawn / June 12, 2008