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Brain cancer low carb diet

A seizure may be the first indication of a brain tumour with the location, cell type and grade determining the most appropriate medical intervention advised. Those living with drug resistant epilepsy as a result of these tumours cope with the combined psychological and quality of life impacts of two unpredictable and potentially life limiting medical… Read More »

Vegan diet brain fog

Research has shown people on a vegan diet tend to have healthier gut microbiomes, or the collection of good bacteria that live in the digestive tract. This is in part due to the extra fiber vegan eaters can get from a veggie- and whole-grains-rich diet; fiber helps cultivate healthy gut bacteria. Studies have also suggested… Read More »

How diet affect brain chemistry

Low levels of BDNF in the plasma are associated with impaired glucose metabolism and type II diabetes 67, and BDNF is reduced in the hippocampus, in various cortical areas 68 and in the serum 69 of patients with schizophrenia. Serum calcium and cognitive function in old age. The control group ate diet consisting of a… Read More »