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You probably already know that broccoli is a healthy vegetable that helps reduce inflammation, but what about broccoli sprouts? These sprouted broccoli seeds are a wonderful superfood for your brain. What makes them so healthy, and how you may incorporate them into your diet, is … [Read more...] about The case for eating more broccoli sprouts
Researchers discovered an intriguing link between regular sexual activity and cognitive health in senior persons in a study published recently in The Journal of Sex Research. Based on data from The University of Chicago's National Social Life, Health, and Aging Project (NSLHA), … [Read more...] about How a healthy sex life boosts seniors’ cognitive health
Many of us have been warned about cracking our knuckles due to stories of arthritis and joint problems. Is there any truth to this age-old legend? The story of Donald Unger, who cracked his knuckles for 50 years without developing arthritis, sets the ground for a more in-depth … [Read more...] about Cracking the case: Is joint cracking harmful or simply satisfying?
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