Pop is losing some of its fizz as concerns build about its association with obesity, diabetes, high blood pressure, high cholesterol and heart disease. And now, soda consumption has been directly linked to an increased risk of stroke. Recent research published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found that consuming one can of soda per day, either sugar-sweetened or diet, increases a person’s risk of stroke over time by 16 percent. (June 6, 2018)
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Brain Awareness Week: Strategies for Each Life Stage
Happy Brain Awareness Week! If you could peek inside your brain at every birthday, you would see that it is constantly changing. Brain cells develop and disappear, the connections between them strengthen and weaken over time, even the size of the brain can change as the years go by. But keeping the brain in peak condition is something we tend to think about only at the beginning of life, the end of life, and when something goes wrong.
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