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Study shows video games could cut dementia risk in seniors

The idea is to exercise the brain’s ability to change — known as plasticity — and to test skills of perception,

In US, 4 in 10 cancers due to ‘modifiable risk’ study finds

MIAMI | AFP | Tuesday 11/21/2017 – About four in 10 cancers in the United States are due to lifestyle choices

Give the gift of healthy activities

by Christine Copelan Shopping for the person who has everything? Give out-of-the-box gifts that promote good health—and foster relationships with family

Life expectancy up 10 years thanks to better lifestyles: OECD

Healthier lifestyles and higher incomes have helped increase life expectancy in the 35 OECD nations by 10 years in the past half century,

Shingles: What you should know

by Jing Zhou

Varicella-zoster virus (VZV) infection causes two distinct forms of disease clinically. The Primary infection with VZV is called Chickenpox which

Frequent alcohol drinking kills new brain cells in adults, females are more vulnerable

GALVESTON, Texas (Nov 9, 2017) — Researchers from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston recently discovered that alcohol killed

Bill Gates giving $50 million for Alzheimer’s research

WASHINGTON | AFP | Monday 11/13/2017 – Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates announced Monday that he is investing $50 million to fund research into

Road to fitness: is running actually good for you?

by Paul Ricard As New York limbers up to host the world’s biggest marathon on Sunday, runners around the world will be picturing

Alzheimer’s nutrient drink falters in clinical trial

LONDON – There is no good evidence that a nutrient drink being sold online in the UK to “help” people with

Children’s brain cells changed by internet porn: neurosurgeon

ROME, Italy | AFP | Friday 10/6/2017.

PLEASE NOTE sexual content throughout Internet pornography changes children’s brain cells”, says American neurosurgeon Donald Hilton.