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Omega 3 Fatty Acids Reduce Alzheimer’s Risk, Finds Study

Omega 3 fatty acids may increase blood flow to the brain reducing the risk of Alzheimer’s disease, found a study done by the Amen Clinics Inc in the US Alzheimer’s affects and destroys memory causing immense irreversible damage to the brain memory functions. Omega-3 fatty acids, found in — flaxseed oil, walnuts, salmon, soybeans, and spinach — have shown anti-amyloid, ...

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How brain forms ‘Mexican waves’ ? Blame it on Inhibitory neurons, says new Study

How brain forms Mexican Waves? Unfolding the mechanism, scientists have revealed that certain brain cells persuade others to create “Mexican waves” linked with cognitive function, one of the abnormal brain functions and about neurocognitive disorders such as dementia. Neurons belong to one of two groups – inhibitory or excitatory. While much is known about excitatory neurons, the role of inhibitory neurons ...

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