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5 Shockingly Simple Ways to Get Rid of Brain Fog, According to Doctors

It isn’t a clinical condition, but doctors know what you mean when you say you have brain fog. “It’s one of the most common complaints I hear,” says Felicia Goldstein, Ph.D., professor in the neurology department at Emory University Brain Health Center in Atlanta. Brain fog feels like forgetfulness, slow thinking, those “it’s on the… Read More »

The benefits of fasting: from the 5:2 diet to tricking the brain – South China Morning Post

Fasting, the practice of abstaining from food, drink or both for a period of time, is a weight loss fad, but has been around for centuries. Dr Bindya Gandhi, registered with the American Board of Family Medicine and the American Board of Integrative and Holistic Physicians, tried it herself while growing up in a traditional… Read More »

Gene therapy eases Parkinson’s symptoms by rewiring parts of the brain

A treatment for Parkinson’s rewires parts of the brainALFRED PASIEKA/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY By Alice Klein A gene therapy treatment for Parkinson’s disease appears to relieve symptoms by rewiring the brain circuits involved in movement. People with Parkinson’s disease have tremors and muscle stiffness that are caused by overstimulation of a brain area called the subthalamic… Read More »