Extra weight is a risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia. Research shows that people who are overweight are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer’s later in life, and those who were obese have three times the risk. Time to get fit...

Continuing with our weekly "Ways to Stay Sharp", we are sharing 10 simple maneuvers that go a long way toward increasing the odds that your brain is healthy and sharp when the long-awaited retirement comes. Catching Enough Rest Most adults need eight hours of sleep but many...

Inflammation caused by a diet high in trans fats and sugar is damaging to brain cells. Cut down on both of those and choose a diet with lots of vegetables, beans, whole grains and fish. Consider adding green tea to your daily routine. It may...