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Common medicines tied to cognitive changes

Source: http://womensbrainhealth.org/think-it-over/common-medicines-tied-to-cognitive-changes

by Lisa Rapaport for Reuters: Commonly used drugs for problems like colds, allergies, depression, high blood pressure and heart disease have long been linked to cognitive impairment and dementia. Now researchers have some fresh evidence that may help explain the……

Source: http://womensbrainhealth.org/think-it-over/common-medicines-tied-to-cognitive-changes

by Lisa Rapaport for Reuters: Commonly used drugs for problems like colds, allergies, depression, high blood pressure and heart disease have long been linked to cognitive impairment and dementia. Now researchers have some fresh evidence that may help explain the……

Painkiller Addiction Relapse More Likely for Some

Source: http://www.webmd.com/news/20160422/painkiller-addiction-relapse-more-likely-for-some?src=RSS_PUBLIC

Later age when first taking drugs, injecting drugs, using tranquilizers all implicated, study says

Source: http://www.webmd.com/news/20160422/painkiller-addiction-relapse-more-likely-for-some?src=RSS_PUBLIC

Later age when first taking drugs, injecting drugs, using tranquilizers all implicated, study says

Registration closed @ today’s Virtual Lecture on 25 Must-Know Brain Health Facts

Source: http://sharpbrains.com/blog/2016/04/21/final-6-hours-to-register-tomorrows-virtual-lecture-on-25-must-know-brain-health-facts/

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Quick heads-up: Registration is now closed for todays’s virtual lecture on 25 Must-Know Facts to Harness Neuroplasticity & Technology For Better Brain Health.

All 190+ participants in 14 countries (see image above) have received log-in details via email. If you are interested in future events, please subscribe to our free monthly eNewsletter.

  • What: Three well-recognized experts and pioneers–UCLA’s Dr. Bob Bilder, Emotiv’s Tan Le, and SharpBrains’ Alvaro Fernandez–will discuss 25 fundamental fact…

Source: http://sharpbrains.com/blog/2016/04/21/final-6-hours-to-register-tomorrows-virtual-lecture-on-25-must-know-brain-health-facts/

25FactsParticipants_April20


Quick heads-up: Registration is now closed for todays’s virtual lecture on 25 Must-Know Facts to Harness Neuroplasticity & Technology For Better Brain Health.

All 190+ participants in 14 countries (see image above) have received log-in details via email. If you are interested in future events, please subscribe to our free monthly eNewsletter.

  • What: Three well-recognized experts and pioneers–UCLA’s Dr. Bob Bilder, Emotiv’s Tan Le, and SharpBrains’ Alvaro Fernandez–will discuss 25 fundamental fact…

DT-MRI Flags Traumatic Brain Injury in NFL Players

Source: http://www.brainhealtheducation.org/dt-mri-flags-traumatic-brain-injury-in-nfl-players/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dt-mri-flags-traumatic-brain-injury-in-nfl-players

Preliminary study results show that almost 43% of retired National Football League (NFL) players showed traumatic brain injury (TBI) according to sophisticated neuroimaging. The longer they played, the more at risk they were. An advanced form of neuroimaging, DTI enables three-dimensional visualization and characterization of white matter and is an objective biomarker of TBI. The new analysis

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Source: http://www.brainhealtheducation.org/dt-mri-flags-traumatic-brain-injury-in-nfl-players/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dt-mri-flags-traumatic-brain-injury-in-nfl-players

Preliminary study results show that almost 43% of retired National Football League (NFL) players showed traumatic brain injury (TBI) according to sophisticated neuroimaging. The longer they played, the more at risk they were. An advanced form of neuroimaging, DTI enables three-dimensional visualization and characterization of white matter and is an objective biomarker of TBI. The new analysis

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Maker of “neuro” functional drinks settles false advertising complaint

Source: http://sharpbrains.com/blog/2016/04/22/maker-of-neuro-functional-drinks-settles-false-advertising-complaint/

neuro-drinksFollowing Civil Complaint, Neuro to Update Labels and Change Marketing Practices (BevNet):

“Neurobrands LLC, the maker of Neuro drinks, has agreed to settle a civil complaint alleging the company engaged in false advertising and violated federal food safety laws and regulations. The complaint was filed by the city of Santa Monica…Neurobrands markets a range of beverages, each formulated with a specific functional attribute, including Neuro Sleep, a relaxation drink, and Neuro Sonic, an energy drink. Prosecutors alleged the company has not provided adequate scientific evidence to back up advertising claims like “strengthen your f…

Source: http://sharpbrains.com/blog/2016/04/22/maker-of-neuro-functional-drinks-settles-false-advertising-complaint/

neuro-drinksFollowing Civil Complaint, Neuro to Update Labels and Change Marketing Practices (BevNet):

“Neurobrands LLC, the maker of Neuro drinks, has agreed to settle a civil complaint alleging the company engaged in false advertising and violated federal food safety laws and regulations. The complaint was filed by the city of Santa Monica…Neurobrands markets a range of beverages, each formulated with a specific functional attribute, including Neuro Sleep, a relaxation drink, and Neuro Sonic, an energy drink. Prosecutors alleged the company has not provided adequate scientific evidence to back up advertising claims like “strengthen your f…

Computers, Crafts, Games, Social Activities May Help Protect Memory

Source: http://www.aarp.org/health/brain-health/info-2016/protect-memory-with-social-activities.html

Online shopping, playing cards and spending time with friends are all linked to better brain health as we age….

Source: http://www.aarp.org/health/brain-health/info-2016/protect-memory-with-social-activities.html

Online shopping, playing cards and spending time with friends are all linked to better brain health as we age….

These Foods Linked to Aggressive Prostate Cancer?

Source: http://www.webmd.com/prostate-cancer/news/20160422/could-certain-fatty-foods-be-linked-to-aggressive-prostate-cancer?src=RSS_PUBLIC

Study also suggests that cholesterol-lowering drugs may help counteract harmful effect

Source: http://www.webmd.com/prostate-cancer/news/20160422/could-certain-fatty-foods-be-linked-to-aggressive-prostate-cancer?src=RSS_PUBLIC

Study also suggests that cholesterol-lowering drugs may help counteract harmful effect

What are neurotropic vitamins & why do we need them?

Source: http://womensbrainhealth.org/think-about-it/what-are-neurotropic-vitamins-why-do-we-need-them

by Health 24: Short of having a brain transplant, most of us like the idea of smart vitamins that could magically boost our brainpower or rev up our nervous system. Neurotropic vitamins is a fancy term for biological or chemical……

Source: http://womensbrainhealth.org/think-about-it/what-are-neurotropic-vitamins-why-do-we-need-them

by Health 24: Short of having a brain transplant, most of us like the idea of smart vitamins that could magically boost our brainpower or rev up our nervous system. Neurotropic vitamins is a fancy term for biological or chemical……

Top 15 Superfoods for People Over 50

Source: http://www.aarp.org/health/healthy-living/info-12-2012/top-superfoods-photos.html

Find out the healthiest foods that are high in fiber and promote a healthy heart. They help lower cholesterol and control blood sugar….

Source: http://www.aarp.org/health/healthy-living/info-12-2012/top-superfoods-photos.html

Find out the healthiest foods that are high in fiber and promote a healthy heart. They help lower cholesterol and control blood sugar….