Comprehensive health

Did you know that the comprehensive medical condition of your body affects your brain health? Taking care of your blood pressure, weight and blood sugar level, and taking prescribed medication, reduces the risk factors, including cognitive impairment. In this section, you will find some tips about comprehensive health and how it can benefit your brain.

Hypertension affects brain connections 16/04/2019

Hypertension affects one billion people in the world and can cause myocardial infarction and stroke. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that annually it causes more than nine million deaths.

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Diabetes and Reduction of Brain Plasticity 29/11/2018

Diabetes, which affects 422 million people in the world according to the WHO, is associated with multiple possible affectations of the nervous system and the brain.

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Reduce risk factors to prevent dementia 14/02/2018

As the age of the world population increases, the number of people living with dementia increases. Today, about 47 million people are affected.

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Tobacco use is associated with an increased risk of developing dementia 15/06/2017

In the last decades, many studies have investigated the effects of smoking on different aspects of health.

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Take care of your body 07/03/2017

The World Health Organization (WHO) defines health as a state of complete physical, mental and social wellbeing, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.

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