Biggest Headlines of the Week
Does Diet Quality Improve with Walnut Consumption?
Many older persons find it difficult to maintain a diet that provides enough nutrients for optimal health. A recent study looked at whether it is possible for older persons to improve their diet quality by consuming walnuts on a daily basis…[read more]
Structural Differences in the ADHD Brain
Scientists study the brains of young adults with ADHD to determine whether there are significant differences in the ADHD brain that can predict a diagnosis and help in the understanding of symptoms…[read more]
Dietary Supplement Use in Older Adults
Approximately 50% of the US adult population, particularly older adults, use dietary supplements to enhance their health and wellbeing. A recent study examines the consequences of dietary supplement use on the health outcomes of older adults…[read more]
Do Genes, Sex, and Age Confer a Greater Risk of Developing Alzheimer’s?
A recent meta-analysis investigates whether sex, age, and a particular genotype are associated with a greater risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease…[read more]
Can an Asthma Drug Help Treat Parkinson’s Disease?
A recent study investigates the ability of an asthma drug to reduce levels of α-synuclein, a protein believed to contribute to the development of Parkinson’s disease…[read more]