fasting dietDementia is a group of quite common disorders related to aging and caused by serious chemical processes and shrinking of human brain. This health condition is linked to memory loss, inability to think and make proper judgements, impairment of  language and behavior problems, etc. This condition is caused by degeneration or loss of certain nerve cells resulting in the loss of mental functions. Nowadays, more and more aging people are suffering from dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, but currently there is no safe and effective cure to treat or at least slow the condition down. However, the findings of numerous related studies are being published: for example, recently it was found out that one of the common spices and herbal remedies, curcumin, can slow down the progression of dementia-like brain disorders. Read the rest of this entry »