Growing up in the countryside could double the risk of Alzheimers

Growing up in the countryside could DOUBLE the risk of Alzheimer’sPeople raised in rural areas rather than those who moved there later in life faced the greatest risk of brain wasting disease Cause is currently unclear but may be linked to access to healthcare or even exposure to some unknown substance Alzheimer's affects an estimated 820,000 people in Britain and the number is expected to more than double in the next 40 years | UPDATED: 11:35 GMT, 18 September 2012 Being brought up in the countryside could double the risk of Alzheimer’s disease, according to new British research.

Happy days! A promotion at work could be the key to avoiding heart disease

Happy days! A promotion at work could be the key to avoiding heart diseaseFits in with wider evidence that upward social mobility is good for health | UPDATED: 00:57 GMT, 9 June 2012 It's accepted that a promotion is generally good news for your wallet – now a study has found it’s good for your health as well.