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PALUMBO POINTS: Vitamin B12 slows brain aging
Thursday, October 20, 2016
An important study appeared in the JAMA Psychiatry (a Journal of the American Medical Association) in June 2016, providing additional evidence that high blood levels of vitamin B12 can slow the shrinking of the brain that commonly occurs after age 60. Previous studies have shown that B12 and other B vitamins (folic acid and vitamin B6) can slow the rate of
Six things that raise your blood pressure
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Keeping blood pressure under control can mean adding things to your life, such as exercise, that help lower it. But you may not realize that it also means avoiding things that raise it. If you or someone you care about is among the one in three U.S. adults – about 80 million people – with high blood pressure, you need to be aware of these six

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Leo Kottke

The two-time Grammy nominee and perennial


Freedom Fund Banquet

Durham Branch NAACP will host its 42nd annual


I AM Changing the Nation Conference

Apostle Shirley Wade Anthony will host her annual

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Film Review: Moonlight

In just his second feature film, writer/director Barry Jenkins tells a compelling story about

McKissick honored as ‘Champion’

RALEIGH – State Senator Floyd McKissick of Durham and Representative Ted Davis of

BOOK: Escaped slaves and the underground railroad

The Freedom Song By Mike Jordan On Feb. 7, 1989, writer Mike Jordan’s 92-year-old