Learning foreign languages triggers brain growth – English pravda.ru

This is a really important article, citing latest research, published by Russia’s leading newspaper, Pravda. It’s a recommended read. Check it out!

via Learning foreign languages triggers brain growth – English pravda.ru.

Although not naturally gifted towards languages, I started a new language from scratch a few months ago, and can vouch that in my advancing years learning is much harder than when I was younger. Nevertheless, I’m making progress, so possiblly I’m getting just a little bit of brain growth too!

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Turmeric ‘could help brain heal itself’ – The Times of India

Turmeric powder 薑黃粉

Turmeric powder 薑黃粉 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Fish Curry prepared in Kerala style. ...

English: Fish Curry prepared in Kerala style. its prepared in a pot mad of clay (Manchatti). Should keep the curry for a day, it will be Yammy !! (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

English: Indian curries

English: Indian curries (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

This is an excellent article from Times of India and will delight lovers of curry. Check it out!

via Turmeric ‘could help brain heal itself’ – The Times of India.

English: Turmeric plant found in Dakshina Kann...

English: Turmeric plant found in Dakshina Kannada district of India. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Whilst I was in India, I had learned of the benefits of traditional ingredients in Indian cooking However, I was a bit surprised by the latest claims. Having seen people suffer from Dementia, any practical advice of helping people with degenerative  brain diseases is welcome.

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