Tag Archives: cognitive impairment

Anemia and cognitive impairment linked

By: Mohan Garikiparithi | Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Being anemic could triple your risk of dying within a year after having a stroke

Anemia – a disorder categorized by a deficiency of red blood cells – has been found to be linked to cognitive impairment according to new findings. The study revealed that female participants with anemia performed lower in verbal memory and… Read More

High-fat diet causes damage in the brain

By: Bel Marra Health | Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 09:30 AM
High-fat diet causes damage in the brain

Eating a high-fat diet prompts our brain’s immune cells to start consuming the connections between our neurons, according to a new study. When a person is consuming a high-fat diet and becomes obese as a result, the immune cells in… Read More