Category: Alzheimers

Cholesterol and Alzheimer’s disease 0

Cholesterol and Alzheimer’s disease

Subscribe for free to Dr. Greger’s videos at: http://bit.ly/nutritionfactsupdates DESCRIPTION: High-tech advances such as PET scanning offer new insight into the role cholesterol plays in both the amyloid cascade and vascular models of the...

Alzheimer’s and Atherosclerosis of the Brain 0

Alzheimer’s and Atherosclerosis of the Brain

Subscribe for free to Dr. Greger’s videos at: http://bit.ly/nutritionfactsupdates DESCRIPTION: Lack of adequate blood flow to the brain due to clogging of cerebral arteries may play a pivotal role in the development and progression...

Alzheimer’s May Start Decades Before Diagnosis 0

Alzheimer’s May Start Decades Before Diagnosis

Subscribe for free to Dr. Greger’s videos at: http://bit.ly/nutritionfactsupdates DESCRIPTION: Neurodegenerative brain changes begin by middle age, underscoring the need for life-long preventive brain maintenance. It’s like heart disease: Heart Disease Starts in Childhood....

Preventing Brain Loss with B Vitamins? 0

Preventing Brain Loss with B Vitamins?

Subscribe for free to Dr. Greger’s videos at: http://bit.ly/nutritionfactsupdates DESCRIPTION: One week on a plant-based diet can significantly drop blood levels of homocysteine, a toxin associated with cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease. Without vitamin...

Peanut Butter Smell Test for Alzheimer’s 0

Peanut Butter Smell Test for Alzheimer’s

Subscribe for free to Dr. Greger’s videos at: http://bit.ly/nutritionfactsupdates DESCRIPTION: A quick, non-invasive, and inexpensive test for the early detection of Alzheimer’s disease is developed using only a ruler and some peanut butter. Okay,...

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease With Plants 0

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease With Plants

Subscribe for free to Dr. Greger’s videos at: http://bit.ly/nutritionfactsupdates DESCRIPTION: If foods like berries and dark green leafy vegetables have been found protective against cognitive decline, why aren’t they recognized as such in many...

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease with Diet 0

Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease with Diet

Subscribe for free to Dr. Greger’s videos at: http://bit.ly/nutritionfactsupdates DESCRIPTION: The role of the Mediterranean diet in preventing and treating dementia. What seven risk factors? That was covered in more detail in my previous...

Preventing Alzheimer’s with Lifestyle Changes 0

Preventing Alzheimer’s with Lifestyle Changes

Subscribe for free to Dr. Greger’s videos at: http://bit.ly/nutritionfactsupdates DESCRIPTION: Lifestyle changes could potentially prevent hundreds of thousands of cases of Alzheimer’s disease every year in the United States. My mom’s mom died of...