Archive for July, 2009

Avon doctor opens practice specializing in age management medicine | from The Valley Press

Posted on 23. Jul, 2009 by import in Blog, Media, News Articles

For centuries human beings have been searching for the “Fountain of Youth” in hopes of finding eternal youth. But we don’t need to drink from a spring to reverse or slow the aging process…

>>>Read the full article from The Valley Press

Dementia Risk Increased by Abdominal Obesity

Posted on 11. Jul, 2009 by import in Dementia, Nutrition, Obesity, Uncategorized, Youthful Aging

Belly Fat is Toxic to your Brain as Well as Your Body
belly fat coupleI have previously reported on the association between belly fat (visceral fat) and the increased risk for insulin resistance, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, sleep apnea and premature death.
As if that weren’t sufficient reason to flatten your stomach, that middle-aged bulge may also increase your risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease or other types of dementia later on in life. Read the rest of this entry »

Smokers More Likely to Suffer Cognitive Decline

Posted on 11. Jul, 2009 by import in Cancer, Dementia, Men's Health, Women's Health, Youthful Aging

Dangers From Smoking Continue to Mount
buttsSmoking is a very expensive habit, both financially and health-wise.  It has been widely recognized as the greatest individual risk for heart disease, stroke, emphysema, chronic obstructive lung disease (COPD) and lung cancer.  It has also been strongly implicated in early erectile dysfunction (ED) and breast cancer. Read the rest of this entry »

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