Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals
By 2015 to somewhere in there, there's a tipping point where our healthcare system will collapse under Alzheimer's alone. There is no tipping point right now for saying we have a drug that will prevent this disease.
Marijuana May Be a Treatment for Alzheimer's disease . A new preclinical study indicates that THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, may slow or halt the progression of Alzheimer's disease . Alzheimer's Reading Room JUST MAKE IT LEGAL
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Recent claims and headlines boast that Metformin, a drug used to treat Type 2 Diabetes, may be the key to a longer life. Internal medicine specialist and chief medical officer of Sharecare, Keith Roach, MD weighs in.