Tagged: Neuron

Alzheimer – Protecting Your Brain for Life

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.” —Aristotle I was at an airport newsstand, waiting in line to buy a magazine. A woman in her mid-60s standing...

Alzheimer – Mental Workouts to Sharpen Your Mind

“The more you use your brain, the more brain you will have to use.” —George Dorsey, American anthropologist A friend sent me an e-mail with the subject line “New Brain Exercise.” I opened the...

Alzheimer – Healthy Brain Nutrition

“I stay away from natural foods. At my age I need all the preservatives I can get.” —George Burns Carolyn B. had struggled with her weight since she was in her teens, and now...

Alzheimer – Strengthening Memory Skills

“My doctor says too much sex can cause memory loss. Now, what was I about to say?” —Milton Berle In everyday life, people don’t usually wear name tags, so we need other methods to...

Marijuana – Mechanisms of Action

Cannabinoid effects are mediated by cannabinoid receptors For many years, researchers interested in how THC and other cannabinoids work ,in the brain were hampered by the lack of an identified cellular receptor for these...