Brain Health

Lack Of Emotion And Interest In Older People Could Be A Sign Of Brain Shrinkage

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Older people who show signs of apathy - a lack of emotion, interest or energy - are more likely to have smaller brain volumes than those who aren't ap...

Migraines 'Increase Risk Of Permanent Brain Damage'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Migraines can have a 'devastating side effect' on the brain, a recent study has revealed. Many people suffer from migraines and while they are debi...

Dementia Breakthrough: Scientists Find Key To Early Diagnosis

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Scientists believe they have found a key which could help lead to an earlier diagnosis of neurological disorders such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's. ...

The Forgotten Organ

Dr Sabine Donnai | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Sabine Donnai

In the main, the world of healthcare seems to be most concerned with high profile areas such as a healthy heart, avoiding obesity and diabetes, as well as helping to prevent cancer. This does not even take into account the rapid growth of cosmetic medicine, feeding our ever expanding need to look good and desire to try and put off the concerning effects of aging.

Weekly Wellbeing: Foods That Make You Happy

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

There's nothing like some good old comfort food to boost your mood when you're feeling down. Homemade shepherd's pie or bangers and mash can provide a...

Electrodes Could 'Help Parkinson's Disease', Study Finds

PA | Posted 14.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A treatment that involves inserting electrodes into the brain can improve Parkinson's symptoms even at early stages of the disease, research has shown...

Brain Food: 7 Foods To Help Ageing

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Health and fitness advice tends to focus heavily on how we treat our bodies from the neck downwards. But this approach can mean there's a danger of fo...

Keeping Your Brain Healthy With Omega 3

Martin Sadofski | Posted 23.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Martin Sadofski

As Woody Allen once said "The brain is my second favourite organ." Already hailed for promoting healthy hearts, it seems that taking a daily Omega 3 capsule also has beneficial effects in the brain.

Does Sugar Make You Stupid?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

If you can’t get through the day without a can of fizz, two sugars in your tea or a junk food binge, you are not only ruining your waistline - you c...

Campaigner Sara Payne Rushed To Hospital After 'Collapsing In Agony'

PA | Posted 13.12.2011 | UK

The mother of murdered schoolgirl Sarah Payne has been rushed to hospital almost two years after surviving a life-threatening stroke, friends say. ...