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Why are your Hands Numb?

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Cervical Radiculopathy, Ulnar Neuropathy and Thoracic Outlet Syndrome all result in hand numbness. Proper diagnosis is essential in choosing effective treatment. Pins and needles, electrical buzzing and deadness are all descriptions of the sensation people feel when their hands go numb. Up to twenty percent of working people experience on and off… Read More

Can the Paleo Diet Improve Your Mental Health?

We often search for the new diet that can give us the body we’ve always dreamed of. But can this diet also help our brains? Like many of our body’s intricate systems, maintaining brain health heavily relies on our dietary choices. People frequently believe that as long as they eat a few specific “brain powering”… Read More

Can We Reset The Grim Reaper™ Clock?

Pap was 86 years old. He spent most of his life working on his farm, driving his tractor and feeding his chickens. He worked every day except Sunday when he went to church. He lived in a barter society in Western Pennsylvania, where he traded his eggs for his neighbor’s homemade salami that he strapped… Read More

Is Intermittent Fasting Good for Your Brain Health?

There has been much buzz in recent years regarding a popular dieting strategy– intermittent fasting. Despite the common belief that intermittent fasting is new, this diet has actually been proven and in practice for hundreds of years. Many swear by its caloric restriction methods, saying that this diet can help with weight loss, diabetes mellitus,… Read More

The Regenesis Project Investigates a New Treatment Possibility for Dementia, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease

A recent study from The Regenesis Project demonstrates bosutinib may be a treatment option for patients with neurodegenerative conditions including Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The pursuit of an effective therapeutic intervention for dementia has inspired interest in the class of medications known as tyrosine kinase inhibitors (TKIs). TKIs demonstrate potential… Read More

Do Not Feed the Humans: The Paleolithic Diet and Intermittent Fasting

As a child going to the Zoo, I can remember walking alongside the animal enclosures and munching on my popcorn and pretzels. The monkeys were particularly envious of my snacks and would gesture to share in my bounty. Meanwhile, I was always surprised by the posted signs saying “do not feed the animals”. The irony… Read More

Bad Fat, Good Fat and Brain Health

Plasmalogen supplement demonstrates potential to treat Alzheimer’s disease and revive a failing mind –Sheldon Jordan MD and Dayan Goodenowe PhD Most of the brain consists of fat. Signals traveling away from the cell body require insulation to prevent short circuiting. This targeted delivery is made possible by a type of fat, myelin, which coats the… Read More

The Regenesis Project and Prodrome Sciences Launch Clinical Trial, Plasmalogen Supplement Demonstrates Potential to Support Memory Function

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Sept. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Problems with failing memory are common for many individuals as they grow older, and is particularly characteristic of patients with Alzheimer’s disease. Research shows that aging-related cognitive decline may be affected by Omega-3 levels and the health of cell membranes. Certain nutritional supplements developed to target Omega-3 and plasmalogen… Read More

Podcast: Anti-Aging of the Brain

What if you can reverse or slow down the aging process of both your brain and body today? Kellee Marlow converses with Dr Sheldon Jordan, Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology at UCLA about how you can protect against decline in your brain-health. This is an important segment on what you can do now that will… Read More

Progenabiome Welcomes Two New Board Members and Invites All to Malibu Microbiome Meeting Virtual Prelude

VENTURA, Calif., Aug. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Progenabiome, a Ventura-based genetic sequencing research lab, welcomes two new advisory board members: Sheldon Jordan, MD, and Alexander Bystritsky, MD, PhD. Progenabiome is dedicated to understanding the clinical implications of the microbiome. Owned and led by physicians, the lab works with a broad array of specialists to examine various fields of medicine in which… Read More