09 Aug '11, 1pm

Holistically Healthy Lifestyle Reduces Alzheimer's Risk | Care2 ...: The way you treat your body has a lot to do...

Holistically Healthy Lifestyle Reduces Alzheimer's Risk | Care2 ...: The way you treat your body has a lot to do...

A holistically healthy lifestyle marked by ample exercise and a healthy whole foods diet means less risk of Alzheimer’s . Basically, the way you treat your body has a lot to do with your mind. New research links activity level, blood pressure, weight, and smoking to Alzheimer’s, according to the Washington Times . And prevention is crucial considering that there is yet no cure to this agonizing disease. Currently Alzheimer’s impacts 35 million people around the world and for the most part people feel helpless in preventing it. But a new study points to decisions we make during our lives as an indicator of the disease later in life. “We can do something about this,” Dr. Ronald Petersen, a Mayo Clinic dementia specialist who had no role in the study told the Washington Times . A common misconception is that you’re “dealt a deck of cards at birth,” he said, but “people need n...

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