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Lyme Disease Treatment Costs up to $1.3 bln A Year

Lyme_副本Lyme disease, transmitted by a bite from a tick infected by the Borrelia burgdorferi bacteria, had long been considered easy to treat, usually requiring a single doctor’s visit and a few weeks of antibiotics for most people.

But new research from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health revealed Continue reading

 

Walnuts Help Prevent Alzheimer’s

Eat more walnuts for your brain’s sake!

A new animal study indicates that a diet including walnuts may have a beneficial effect in reducing the risk, delaying the onset, slowing the progression of, or preventing Alzheimer’s disease.

Research led by Abha Chauhan, head of the Developmental Neuroscience Laboratory at the Continue reading

 

Sugary Drinks Impair Teens’ Memories

Sugary drinks could not only make people fat, but also hurt their memories.

 

Research presented at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior found that daily consumption of beverages sweetened with high-fructose corn syrup or sucrose can impair the ability to learn and remember Continue reading

 

Caffeine Good for Memory: Johns Hopkins Study

Whether it is tea or coffee, caffeine consumption has been the energy boost of choice for millions to wake up or stay up. Now, researchers from the Johns Hopkins University found that caffeine is a memory enhancer.

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