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Brain tumor patient, 5, astonishes doctors by walking and talking

Brain tumor patient, 5, astonishes doctors by walking and talking just weeks after surgery that could have left her disabled for life Rebecca Roper, five, from Enid, Oklahoma, began having trouble walking, talking and was losing her balance in 2017 Doctors performed CT scans and found a tumor known as a glioma, which impacts brain function,… Read More »

Brain health: Low-protein, high-carb diet just as good as low-calorie diet

New research, published in the journal Cell Reports, suggests that a low-protein, high-carb diet may be an easier alternative to calorie restriction for people looking to preserve brain health and prevent cognitive decline. Components of traditional low-protein, high-carb diets include lean fish and sweet potatoes. As the world’s population ages, protecting against cognitive decline is… Read More »