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Aphasia: A Mysterious Condition that Leaves People Unable to Speak

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Aphasia is a mysterious condition that leaves people unable to speak. It can affect any part of the speech process, from understanding words to producing them. Aphasia can be caused by a stroke, a head injury, or a brain tumor. It can also develop as a result of a degenerative disease such as Alzheimer’s disease. […]

Alzheimer’s and Infrared Light Breakthroughs

Alzheimer's and infrared light therapy

Alzheimer’s disease is a form of dementia that affects millions of people around the world. It can cause a person to lose their memory, ability to think clearly, and even their independence. Parts of Brain Affected Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, accounting for 60-80% of all cases. Dementia is a general […]

4 Ways To Show Your Brain Some Love!

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Our brain is one of our most important organs, yet it is so often neglected. When you realize the importance of our brain’s function when it comes to the rest of our body working properly, you’ll want to make sure that your brain is as healthy as possible. Here are four simple things that you […]

Digital Dementia – Are You At Risk?

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With the immense advancement in portable devices like our cell phones and tablets we have an infinite amount of information at our fingertips. This is an amazing thing, but it also comes at a price to our health. Our brain is like a muscle and if we don’t use it, we lose it. We are […]

Easy Way to Test Quality of Your Extra Virgin Olive Oil

How good is your extra virgin olive oil?

Personally I love how EVOO tastes and I consume it with just about all of my meals, but it is more than just magic to my taste buds; it is also magic for our health! Extra virgin olive oil contains two incredible anti-inflammatory and potent antioxidants called oleocanthal and oleuropein. Oleocanthal is so powerful that […]

Sugar In Disguise

Sugar in disguise - popular names for sugar

There are many foods that we expect to see sugar listed as part of the ingredient list, but I bet that even if you are diligently reading labels, you probably are consuming more sugar than you even realize. The food industry has gotten pretty slick when it comes to how they name “sugar” on nutrition […]