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Does Intensive Blood Pressure Control Reduce Dementia?

The new SPRINT MIND study reports controlling blood pressure has a measurable impact on mild cognitive impairment, a precursor of dementia.

Mediterranean Diet May Slow Development of Alzheimer’s Disease

Researchers found that eating a Mediterranean diet slows some changes in the brain that may indicate early Alzheimer’s disease. Study results point out a lifestyle change could help reduce the risk of this type of age-related dementia.

The Startling Link Between Sugar and Alzheimer's

A high-carb diet, and the attendant high blood sugar, are associated with cognitive decline.

Is Soda Bad for Your Brain? (And Is Diet Soda Worse?)

Many people are addicted to sugar, especially to regular and artificially-sweetened sodas. How these sweetened drinks affect the brain might just encourage you to replace your sugary beverage with a better go-to option, water.