Curry Power: Turmeric Compound Boosts Growth of Brain’s Stem Cells

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BY  DOUGLAS MAIN  NEWSWEEK 9/26/14 AT 10:40 AM Scientists have found that a chemical component of the spice turmeric—commonly used in Indian cuisine and curries—increases the regeneration of new neurons in cell cultures and in lab rats. As with other organs, the brain has a pretty impressive ability to repair itself (within reason), and neural stem cells …

Men’s Leading Health Concerns

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Men’s Leading Health Concerns Acupuncture and Oriental medicine have been used to treat men’s health concerns for thousands of years and are growing in popularity. The reason for this growth in popularity is that many health issues that men face, such as high blood pressure, prostate problems and depression, respond extremely well to acupuncture treatments. …