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The kynurenine pathway and cognitive performance in community-dwelling older adults. The Hordaland Health Study

Why DHA Remains on the Supplement List

Over the past 10 years, in the various books that I have written, there has been a persistent emphasis on the importance of DHA, an omega-3, in terms of brain health. DHA represents over 90% of all the omega...

9+ Foods to Improve Brain Health and Memory

By: The Dr. Perlmutter Team As we’ve stated before, one of the most fascinating things about the human brain is that neuroplasticity, the process by which the brain undergoes changes in response to internal...

Neuroinflammatory TNFa Impairs Memory via Astrocyte Signaling

Ketosis and Memory in Cognitively-Impaired Adults

There is certainly a lot of discussion these days about the ketogenic diet, especially as it relates to brain function. I thought it would be instructive to review one of the most important, and early, resea...

Effects of beta-hydroxybutyrate on cognition in memory-impaired adults

Dietary ketosis enhances memory in mild cognitive impairment

Zika – An Emerging Threat for All of Us

The relationship of the ZIka virus to the development of microcephaly has certainly been receiving a lot of attention in the news lately, and with good reason. Microcephaly is a devastating, although rare, c...

A chronic low dose of ∆9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) restores cognitive function in old mice

Longitudinal Relationships between Caloric Expenditure and Gray Matter in the Cardiovascular Health Study