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The Top Three Ways to Support Your Brain

Posted on April 25th, 2011 by admin  |  2 Comments »

The human brain has been called “the most complex object in the known universe” by Duke neuroscientist Dr. Scott Huettel. Numerous scientific studies have explored the brain and its functions but there is still much more to learn about. Your brain weighs about 3 pounds and is the fattest organ in your body. It contains […]

 
 

Can Coconut Oil Help Fight Alzheimer’s Disease and Protect Your Brain?

Posted on January 14th, 2011 by admin  |  8 Comments »

Ketone bodies, substances found in the medium chain triglycerides (MCT) in coconut oil, appear to be the preferred source of brain fuel for diabetes or Alzheimer’s disease patients. A study by Dr. Richard Veech, senior scientist at the National Institutes of Health, found that ketones can help protect brain cells from both Alzheimer’s disease and […]