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Dementia: Evidence suggests sticking to this popular diet may reduce your risk

Dementia is caused when the brain is damaged by diseases, such as Alzheimer’s disease or a series of strokes. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia, but not the only one. The damage leads to a gradual decline of the brain’s functions, which can be distressing not only for the person affected, but… Read More »

Why Do We Love To Eat So Much? Our Brain Doubles The Pleasure On Every Mouthful, Study Suggests

The first few bites of that delicious meal are triggering an irresistible double tap of dopamine in your brain, suggests new research. Understanding this repetitive pleasure cycle helps explain why curbing cravings and cutting calories is so difficult, especially around the holidays when we’re surrounded by delectable delights. Researchers at the Max Plank Institute in Germany used a new… Read More »