Ageing

Can Chocolate Really Boost Your Memory?

It’s February and we all know what that means — Valentine’s Day… which in my opinion, is nothing more than a clever PR invention to boost the sales of chocolate, red roses and sentimental cards. Perhaps I’m just a bit too cynical. However, after what I’m going to tell you about the latest study on […]

Don’t Believe The Latest Ibuprofen Anti-Ageing Claims

Fruit flies and worms given daily doses of ibuprofen were reported to be healthier, happier and live longer than their untreated relatives! Yes, you read that right. That’s the gist of a new “study”, which really should be filed under the heading of “researchers” with too much time on their hands. Ibuprofen: Not the buzz […]

High-Fat Diet May Help In The Fight Against Alzheimer’s And Dementia

If you or someone you love suffers from dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, you’ll welcome the latest research findings. A Danish research team discovered that dietary fat can actually slow down your brain’s ageing process… and that can be a game-changer when it comes to saving your memory. What makes this research particularly interesting is that […]

Little Research To Support The Safety Of New Hip Implants

If you’ve had a hip replacement or are about to have one, your doctor hopefully told you that all implants will wear down over time as the ball and cup slide against each other during walking and running. Even though many people live the rest of their lives without needing their hip implant to be […]