Most people aren't meeting exercise guidelines Most adults in the USA aren't meeting the federal physical activity recommendations for both aerobic exercise and muscle-strengthening activity, according to government statistics out today. About 79% of adults don't meet the physical activity guidelines that advise getting at least 2½ hours a week of moderate-intensity aerobic activity such as brisk walking, or one hour and 15 minutes a week of vigorous-intensity aerobic activity, such as jogging. More
US suicide rate rose sharply among middle-aged Health officials say suicides among middle-aged Americans climbed at a startling rate over the past decade, a period that included the recession. Overall, the suicide rate for the age group jumped 28 percent from 1999 to 2010. And among whites, it shot up 40 percent.... More
Study: Delay Alzheimer's by Drinking 3 Cups of Coffee a Day? Love coffee? Here's a compelling reason to keep drinking it. The Journal of Alzheimer's Disease published a study that demonstrated some significant results related to coffee and cognitive function- specifically your risk of developing dementia ... 03/27/2016 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Your daily coffee habit may delay Alzheimer’s Disease But, according to a new study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, participants who increased their coffee consumption during the 3½-year study period were twice as likely to develop MCI than those who limited their coffee intake to one cup ... 12/7/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
4 Surprising Benefits of Coffee Read on for the surprising benefits coffee has on your body and mind. 1. Coffee Can Delay Onset of Alzheimer’s Studies show that coffee and caffeine can delay the onset of Alzheimer’s disease, even in seniors who already have some form of mild dementia. 04/8/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Coffee May Delay the Onset of Alzheimer's COLUMBIA- More than half of Americans over the age of 18 drink coffee every day, according to the National Coffee Association and the Specialty Coffee Association of America. On average, those daily coffee drinkers consume about three cups each day. 06/22/2012 - 10:36 pm | View Link
Caffeine In Coffee Delay's Alzheimer's and 7 Other Benefits Over at the Huffington Post there's more good news for those of us who can't function without our coffee and the caffeine it comes with. Researchers from the University of South Florida and University of Miami have found that higher caffeine consumption is ... 06/10/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
How to Ward Off Dementia Is it possible to ward off dementia? An Alzheimer's researcher says yes. 11/30/2016 - 2:57 pm | View Website
Alzheimer's news, articles and information: Blueberries can help fight Alzheimer's 4/10/2016 - Alzheimer's is a progressive disease that gets worse over time and is the most common form of dementia. 11/30/2016 - 5:32 am | View Website
Coffee Break® | Alzheimer Society of Canada Coffee Break ® is the Alzheimer Society's major nationwide annual fundraiser where friends, co-workers and customers gather in communities across Canada to raise ... 11/29/2016 - 9:39 pm | View Website
25 Ways of Preventing Alzheimer's | Health Alzheimer's Disease is debilitating and affects many of us in old age. Luckily, there is a whole range of ways you can prevent it from happening. 11/29/2016 - 7:35 am | View Website
Simple Things You Can Do to Prevent Alzheimer's Disease ... Simple Things You Can Do to Prevent Alzheimer's Disease, UCLA on Alzheimer's Disease - young or old should Read. Food for Thought Health, Malankara World 11/28/2016 - 6:56 pm | View Website
Last week, the official Twitter account for the US House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology tweeted a link to an inaccurate and hyperbolic article published by Breitbart – the far-right, white-nationalist-supporting news outlet that spawned Steve Bannon, Donald Trump’s chief strategist. The tweet proclaimed: “Global Temperatures Plunge. Icy Silence from Climate Alarmists.” It should go without saying that the linked article was deeply misleading.
The piece was based on a misleading Daily Mail story by climate denier David Rose, which used satellite measurements of atmospheric temperatures over land only (completely ignoring the oceans that make up 70% of the planet) to argue that global temperatures had actually dropped over the course of 2016.
Several hiker-generated petitions have started in opposition to plans to build a hotel near the summit of Mount Washington, the Northeast's highest peak.
An online petition started by New Hampshire hiker Rachel Lewis has more than 2,700 signatures.