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Study Shows: Some Prescribed Meds May Increase the Risk of Dementia

Study Shows: Some Prescribed Meds May Increase the Risk of Dementia

Anticholinergic meds are prescribed for different health problems. This is an umbrella term for several types of meds, from Benadryl to some antipsychotics and meds for Parkinson’s. However, according to a recent study, these meds may elevate the dementia risk in elderly patients. They’re prescribed for the treatment of depression, […]

Could Ginger Be the Answer to Ovarian & Prostate Cancer?

Could Ginger Be the Answer to Ovarian & Prostate Cancer?

According to research done by the University of Michigan and funded by the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine and the NIH, ginger may be a beneficial tool in the fight against ovarian cancer. Ginger has a long history of medicinal use that dates back to the ancient days. […]

Really? - New Seaweed apparently Tastes like Bacon & It’s Healthier than Kale?

New Seaweed That Tastes Like Bacon And It Is Healthier Than Kale

According to researchers from the Hatfield Marine Science Center at the Oregon State University, they’ve made and patented a new seaweed type which may become commercially available as the newest superfood. According to the scientists, this weed tastes the same as bacon! This delicious, yet odd creation is a new […]

Could the Plastic-Eating Mushroom Help Solve the Plastic Waste Problem?

Scientists Discovered an Edible Mushroom That Eats Plastic

Unfortunately, the estimated 250 million tons of waste thrown out every year into the landfills of America is destroying our earth. Even though a straw ban helps reduce plastic use and waste, it doesn’t solve this huge problem. This is why environmentalists and scientists worldwide are searching for methods that […]