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Keep your brain young with this powerhouse vitamin

from the OmniVista Health Learning News Desk As you get older, your brain changes. It may take you longer to learn new information. And you may forget what you learned far faster than you did in your younger days. But research has shown that one powerhouse vitamin—vitamin D—can bolster your memory and learning capacity. And […]

Heartache

The simple vitamin cure for one of medicine’s most mystifying conditions

By Marc S. Micozzi, M.D., Ph.D. I heard an interesting story recently from a colleague about a man whom I’ll call Bill. One night, while watching TV, Bill began to feel nauseated, sweaty, and out of breath. He could feel his heart racing. Suddenly, his legs began to shake and jerk. Bill rushed to the […]

Finally…a real brain breakthrough

By Fred Pescatore, M.D. Researchers recently wrapped up the second phase of research into a nutrient formulation designed to combat Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and cognitive impairment. And let’s just say the results are very promising. It’s a combination of vitamin E, folic acid, vitamin B12, along with a proprietary blend of N-acetyl L-cysteine, acetyl L-carnitine […]

Boost memory and mood with one natural compound

from the OmniVista Health Learning News Desk Citicoline is a natural molecule that comes from your body’s conversion of choline to phosphatidyl choline. And according to a recent study, this supplement could be a safe and effective treatment for mild vascular cognitive impairment. (That is, memory decline that’s linked to blood vessel issues—like mini-strokes or […]

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The delicious drink that can boost insulin response by a whopping 96 percent

from the OmniVista Health Learning News Desk Whey protein has become a staple among dieters to help curb hunger and supercharge weight loss. But whey has some other incredible health benefits too. Like its ability to lower blood pressure and improve arterial health. And according to one recently published study, it can also help keep […]

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Five major diseases linked to low vitamin D

By Marc S. Micozzi, M.D., Ph.D. I just can’t say enough about the great and powerful vitamin D. A constant torrent of new research shows vitamin D is essential for health and helps prevent many diseases. But most people don’t have optimal levels. And mainstream medicine focuses only on its role in maintaining bone health […]

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Probiotics may alter brain activity in healthy people

By Fred Pescatore, M.D. Complementary medicine has been so far ahead for so many years that it almost counts as malpractice for all the conventional doctors who’ve been out of the loop. According to the latest “breaking” news story, it appears that probiotics may alter brain activity in healthy people. This bit of “news” doesn’t come as a […]

Insomnia

Common allergy meds, sleep aids increase dementia risk

from the OmniVista Health Learning News Desk According to new findings, people over the age of 65 who take common sleep aids and other popular store-bought medications face increased risk of dementia. The medications in question are called “anticholinergic drugs”—and it’s a huge class that includes antihistamines (like Benadryl and Chlor-Trimeton), drugs used to treat […]

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Olive oil improves heart disease markers in just hours

from the OmniVista Health Learning News Desk   Researchers consistently link the Mediterranean diet with a lower risk of cardiovascular disease. And olive oil, which is a major component of the diet, receives much of the credit. In fact, researchers recently found that men and women who enjoyed olive oil and bread with a meal […]