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Common Viruses Could Be Triggering Alzheimer’s Disease Onset

Published: August 1, 2022 | Molly Campbell Varicella zoster virus (VZV), which commonly causes chickenpox and shingles, activates herpes simplex virus (HSV) from dormancy in neural tissue grown in vitro, which then leads to an increase in plaque deposits and decrease in neural signaling – hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease. Credit: Tufts University.   A new …

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Microvascular Dysfunction in COVID-19 Patients: MYSTIC Study

Microvascular Dysfunction in COVID-19 Patients: MYSTIC Study   ALPINE, Utah, Oct. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Research reveals that COVID-19 patients have severe damage to microcirculation and the endothelial glycocalyx. The data in a newly released study clearly show severe reduction of microcirculation and the endothelial glycocalyx in patients with COVID-19 and underscores the importance of healthy microcirculation …

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Managing Depression as an Inflammatory Condition

Managing Depression as an Inflammatory Condition Lylen Ferris, ND | March 17, 2021 Patients with major depression have been found to exhibit increased peripheral blood inflammatory biomarkers, including inflammatory cytokines. Cytokines have been shown to access the brain and interact with virtually every pathophysiologic domain known to be involved in depression, including neurotransmitter synthesis and metabolism, neuroendocrine function, and neural plasticity. A …

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Alzheimer’s Pathology Linked to Diet

Can a certain variety of foods slow Alzheimer’s progression?     by Judy George, Senior Staff Writer, MedPage  May 6, 2021 https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/alzheimersdisease/92460   People who followed a Mediterranean-style diet closely had less amyloid and tau pathology, increased brain volume in regions vulnerable to Alzheimer’s disease, and better memory performance, a cross-sectional analysis in Germany showed. Higher …

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This Mineral Is Probably Making Your Chronic Stress and Anxiety Worse

I suffered from anxiety for years. It runs in my family. Many of my cousins, aunts, uncles and grandparents suffer from anxiety and depression and have relied on alcohol, nicotine, and anti-depressant and anti-anxiety medication to manage it. I didn’t want to go down that path, so I’ve sought out other treatments for years. Unfortunately, …

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Music and Cognitive Health: NEW LIVE STREAM EVENT

  BRAIN HEALTH AND POSITIVE EMOTIONAL CONNECTIONS   Calling up positive emotions is yet another important and underutilized way to heal the brain.  Along with laughing, yoga and therapy, which are long established practices underutilized in western cultures.  These practices are able to shelter us from and transform the negativity left from a challenging day. …

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