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Fibromyalgia Linked to Extensive Brain Inflammation

Fibromyalgia, characterized by chronic, widespread pain is an often-debilitating condition that primarily affects women. While as many as 10 million Americans have fibromyalgia, its cause remains a mystery. Brain scans of fibromyalgia patients have offered hard evidence that the pain they experience is indeed real — mainly because their threshold for tolerating pain impulses is… Read More »

What does healthy diet do for the brain

Tea and coffee. Association of antioxidants with memory in a multiethnic elderly sample using the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. High-fat diets, insulin resistance and declining cognitive function. It is widely known that eating healthy contributes greatly to physical well-being, for example by reducing the risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke. What is… Read More »