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
Eight Benefits of Drinking Coffee Enhance Brain Function Research shows that the antioxidants in coffee may help protect the brain from cognitive loss and delay the onset of Alzheimer’s disease. For two to four years, researchers tracked participants who were 65 and older and had mild ... 09/28/2016 - 2:38 pm | View Link
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
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
Coffee and Parkinson’s disease Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a debilitating neurodegenerative disorder. In Europe, almost 1.2 million people are estimated to have PD, with about 75,000 new cases ... 09/23/2016 - 5:46 pm | View Website
How drinking coffee can give you a long, happy life ... How drinking coffee can give you a long, happy life. Friday, February 14, 2014 by: Sarka-Jonae Miller Tags: coffee consumption, Alzheimer''s prevention, caffeine 09/23/2016 - 3:59 pm | View Website
Coffee and Caffeine | Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation Possibly, based on moderate evidence. The evidence is mixed on whether coffee or caffeine might slow aging or delay death. People who drink 3-4 cups of coffee per day ... 09/23/2016 - 8:42 am | View Website
Coffee Colon Cancer Risk Study Reveals Java Perks ... A new coffee and colon cancer risk study brings joy for java lovers. In addition to other perks, coffee can lower the risk of colon cancer, according to a study 04/2/2016 - 1:27 pm | View Website
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 ... 03/27/2016 - 7:54 pm | View Website
Walk through the museum’s Olympic Sculpture Park and you will find yourself surrounded by both aquatic and terrestrial plant life straight out of a science fiction film. The scene is described by Thiel as featuring “plants [which] have mutated to cope with the increasing unpredictable and erratic climate swings.” As temperatures increase worldwide, Thiel’s research predicts that the native plants in the Seattle area will evolve to withstand climate change’s effects and develop into greenery we have never seen before.
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“Beyond this actual scientific basis, however, the artwork takes artistic license to imagine a surreal, dystopian scenario in which plants are ‘mutating’ to breach natural boundaries,” she explains.
At 700 square feet, the treehouse is designed to "visually intrigue and highlight sustainable strategies to deliver a natural immersive guest experience," according to Deture Culsign. The treehouse is built six feet off the ground amidst palm trees, which act as "living piers." There is a bedroom with a king bed, lounge area, built-in hammock, and private bathroom in the treehouse.
A team of explorers say they have revealed an underwater cave to be the world's deepest, at 404 meters (1,325 feet) down, near the eastern Czech town of Hranice.
Polish explorer Krzysztof Starnawski, who led the team, told The Associated Press Friday he felt like a "Columbus of the 21th century" to have made the discovery.
Starnawski, 48, determined Tuesday that the flooded limestone Hranicka Propast, or Hranice Abyss, which divers have explored for decades, was at least 404 meters deep.
A rare museum in the Czech capital is moving to Prague's Old Town in a move to become better accessible to tourists.
What started with a discovery of Gothic and Baroque toilets during a reconstruction of a 13th-century building near Prague has become an unusual pastime of collecting historical chamber pots and toilets.
Later, a museum of toilets opened in 2014 in Prague's 2 district.
Among some 2,000 pieces on display — with the oldest dating to the 15th century — is a chamber spot acquired for the Lincoln Bedroom of the White House in 1892, which could have served up to 17 American presidents.