How Does Music Affect Your Memory?

Music has been an integral part of mankind and is often associated with civilization. It can be dated to a long time back as a community-oriented living had music amidst other forms of entertainment and connectivity. Times have changed, though, and so have the genres and type of music. The utilities of music are definitely added feathers in the cap over the original purpose that it serves. There are some interesting claims about the role of music in enhancing the memory power of individuals as well. 

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Find Purpose by Connecting Across Generations

Relationships with people of different ages can bring meaning, joy, and a better world.

Vy Higginsen got the nickname “Mama Vy” from one of the first students to show up for Sing Harlem Choir, a program she launched in New York in 2006. She’s been Mama Vy to thousands of teenagers ever since.

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This article originally appeared on Greater Good, the online magazine of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley.

The Greater Good Science Center studies the psychology, sociology, and neuroscience of well-being, and teaches skills that foster a thriving, resilient, and compassionate society.

Based at the University of California, Berkeley, the GGSC is unique in its commitment to both science and practice: Not only do we sponsor groundbreaking scientific research into social and emotional well-being, we help people apply this research to their personal and professional lives. Since 2001, we have been at the fore of a new scientific movement to explore the roots of happy and compassionate individuals, strong social bonds, and altruistic behavior—the science of a meaningful life. And we have been without peer in our award-winning efforts to translate and disseminate this science to the public.

Can Face Oils Stop Sagging in Its Tracks?

Aging is inevitable. As a result of genetics, lifestyle choices, and time, wrinkles and lines appear and skin becomes drier and loses its elasticity, which results in skin sagging below the jawline. Fortunately, there is a safe way to slow the aging process that is inexpensive and does not require harsh chemicals. Read on to learn how face oils can keep your skin looking young and healthy.

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Health Perch is a digital health magazine focusing on physical and mental wellness, as well as ways to fight signs of aging. We aim to make health and wellness easy to understand and fun to read.

We keep you up to date with the latest health articles, tips, & advice. Catch us on Twitter (@HealthPerch) for even more health news, and keep coming back here to learn how to become the healthiest version of you.

Anti-Aging: Best Skincare Routine for Your 40s and Beyond

Once you enter 40s you start worrying about your skin as blemishes appear and creases have started increasing. It’s often said, “Invest in your skin, it's going to represent you for a long time!”  We will guide you on how to sail this sea of unknown. A daily skincare routine is all you need. By now you have noticed wrinkles on your skin, some dark spots, and skin generally appears to be uneven and less radiant. To regain that radiance you will want to follow simple steps mentioned below.

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Jessica Ann has written many blogs across the spectrum but specializes mainly in weight loss and dieting. With several years in the field, Jessica has been helping people get healthy and is dedicated to providing information for those who need it.

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Vegans Should Consider Taking DHA Supplements

We are all fatheads.

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NUTRITIONFACTS.ORG is a strictly non-commercial, science-based public service provided by Dr. Michael Greger, providing free updates on the latest in nutrition research via bite-sized videos. There are more than a thousand videos on nearly every aspect of healthy eating, with new videos and articles uploaded every day. NutritionFacts.org was launched with seed money and support by the Jesse & Julie Rasch Foundation. Incorporated as a 501c3 nonprofit charity, NutritionFacts.org now relies on individual donors to keep the site alive.

Dr. Greger is a physician, New York Times bestselling author, and internationally recognized speaker on nutrition, food safety, and public health issues. A founding member and Fellow of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine, Dr. Greger is licensed as a general practitioner specializing in clinical nutrition. Currently he proudly serves as the public health director at the Humane Society of the United States. Dr. Greger is a graduate of the Cornell University School of Agriculture and the Tufts University School of Medicine.

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Aging Factor You Can't Really Control: Genes

No matter how healthy your lifestyle—plenty of sleep, exercise, healthy meals—you won’t be able to completely combat aging. New research shows our mothers may be to blame. While we can’t control genes, there are some factors we can control to slow down the aging process.

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Health Perch is a digital health magazine focusing on physical and mental wellness, as well as ways to fight signs of aging. We aim to make health and wellness easy to understand and fun to read.

We keep you up to date with the latest health articles, tips, & advice. Catch us on Twitter (@HealthPerch) for even more health news, and keep coming back here to learn how to become the healthiest version of you.

How Loneliness Changes Across Your Lifetime

Loneliness can strike at any age, although the cause might be different.

by KIRA M. NEWMAN | Greater Good Science Center

Ask someone to recount a time they felt lonely, and they’ll undoubtedly have a story to share. You might hear about the college freshman away from home for the first time. Or the new mother feeding her baby in the dark stillness of 4 a.m.

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This article originally appeared on Greater Good, the online magazine of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley.

The Greater Good Science Center studies the psychology, sociology, and neuroscience of well-being, and teaches skills that foster a thriving, resilient, and compassionate society.

Based at the University of California, Berkeley, the GGSC is unique in its commitment to both science and practice: Not only do we sponsor groundbreaking scientific research into social and emotional well-being, we help people apply this research to their personal and professional lives. Since 2001, we have been at the fore of a new scientific movement to explore the roots of happy and compassionate individuals, strong social bonds, and altruistic behavior—the science of a meaningful life. And we have been without peer in our award-winning efforts to translate and disseminate this science to the public.

Tips to Keep Your Brain Young and Firing On All Cylinders

Slowing brain function, forgetfulness, and dementia are some of the most feared parts of aging and things we’re all keen to avoid. Do we have to accept mental slowdown as an inevitable part of aging or are there practical steps we can take to avoid/slow down this process? The good news is that brain games and physical activity can play a huge role in maintaining a youthful mind. Here’s what you need to do in order to keep your brain in tip-top condition:

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Living Alone? Know These Simple Things

New Transitions

by John Hawthorne | Bay Alarm Medical

While many people enjoy the solitude of living alone, others, who unexpectedly find themselves in an empty home, can face a difficult transition period. Aside from simply missing the company of another human being, living alone means you don’t have another person to help with certain chores.

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John Hawthorne is a health nut from Canada with a passion for travel and taking part in humanitarian efforts. His writing not only solves a creative need it has also lead to many new opportunities when traveling abroad.

Is the Death of an Elder Worse Than the Death of a Young Person?

Time Marches...

Not long before he died, I sat in hospital with my grandfather, keeping him company as he waited, gowned and gaunt, for whatever the doctors might do. Before I left, he pointed me to the wardrobe and asked me to take his wallet home. He worried, in mild tones, that ‘Some ornery fella might come in while I sleep and get into my britches, and I’d lose my pocketbook.’

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Scattered sheet music next to violin
08/04/2020
Music has been an integral part of mankind and is often associated with civilization. It can be dated to a long time back as a community-oriented living had music amidst other forms of entertainment... read more
Three generations of women
07/28/2020
Relationships with people of different ages can bring meaning, joy, and a better world. Vy Higginsen got the nickname “Mama Vy” from one of the first students to show up for Sing Harlem Choir... read more
Woman holding up small bottles of oils while rubbing oil into her face
02/24/2020
Aging is inevitable. As a result of genetics, lifestyle choices, and time, wrinkles and lines appear and skin becomes drier and loses its elasticity, which results in skin sagging below the jawline.... read more
Woman smiling and touching her face
01/16/2020
Once you enter 40s you start worrying about your skin as blemishes appear and creases have started increasing. It’s often said, “Invest in your skin, it's going to represent you for a long time!”... read more
Gel capsules spilled out on orange tablecloth
09/23/2019
We are all fatheads. Indeed, about half the dry weight of our brain is fat. Lower levels of the long-chain omega-3 fat DHA in some areas of Alzheimer’s brains got people... read more
Blue and white graphic of a DNA strand.
03/04/2019
No matter how healthy your lifestyle—plenty of sleep, exercise, healthy meals—you won’t be able to completely combat aging. New research shows our mothers may be to blame. While we can’t control... read more
Silhouette of man sitting alone by a sunset lake.
08/02/2018
Loneliness can strike at any age, although the cause might be different. by KIRA M. NEWMAN | Greater Good Science Center Ask someone to recount a time they felt lonely, and they’ll... read more
Older couple kicks off shoes and dances on the couch
03/11/2018
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Slowing brain function, forgetfulness, and dementia are some of the most feared parts of aging and things we’re all keen to avoid. Do we have to accept mental slowdown as an inevitable part of aging... read more
Older woman outside hugging her basset hound dog
01/04/2018
New Transitions by John Hawthorne | Bay Alarm Medical While many people enjoy the solitude of living alone, others, who unexpectedly find themselves in an empty home, can face a difficult... read more

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Scattered sheet music next to violin
08/04/2020
Music has been an integral part of mankind and is often associated with civilization. It can be dated to a long time back as a community-oriented living had music amidst other forms of entertainment... read more
Three generations of women
07/28/2020
Relationships with people of different ages can bring meaning, joy, and a better world. Vy Higginsen got the nickname “Mama Vy” from one of the first students to show up for Sing Harlem Choir... read more
Woman holding up small bottles of oils while rubbing oil into her face
02/24/2020
Aging is inevitable. As a result of genetics, lifestyle choices, and time, wrinkles and lines appear and skin becomes drier and loses its elasticity, which results in skin sagging below the jawline.... read more
Woman smiling and touching her face
01/16/2020
Once you enter 40s you start worrying about your skin as blemishes appear and creases have started increasing. It’s often said, “Invest in your skin, it's going to represent you for a long time!”... read more
Gel capsules spilled out on orange tablecloth
09/23/2019
We are all fatheads. Indeed, about half the dry weight of our brain is fat. Lower levels of the long-chain omega-3 fat DHA in some areas of Alzheimer’s brains got people... read more
Blue and white graphic of a DNA strand.
03/04/2019
No matter how healthy your lifestyle—plenty of sleep, exercise, healthy meals—you won’t be able to completely combat aging. New research shows our mothers may be to blame. While we can’t control... read more
Silhouette of man sitting alone by a sunset lake.
08/02/2018
Loneliness can strike at any age, although the cause might be different. by KIRA M. NEWMAN | Greater Good Science Center Ask someone to recount a time they felt lonely, and they’ll... read more
Older couple kicks off shoes and dances on the couch
03/11/2018
Anonymous (not verified)
Slowing brain function, forgetfulness, and dementia are some of the most feared parts of aging and things we’re all keen to avoid. Do we have to accept mental slowdown as an inevitable part of aging... read more
Older woman outside hugging her basset hound dog
01/04/2018
New Transitions by John Hawthorne | Bay Alarm Medical While many people enjoy the solitude of living alone, others, who unexpectedly find themselves in an empty home, can face a difficult... read more

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