How Excess Iron Raises Your Risk for Alzheimer’s

How Excess Iron Raises Your Risk for Alzheimer’s

Story at-a-glance Your body has limited capacity to excrete iron, which means it can build up in your tissues and organs. This is problematic, as iron is a potent oxidizer, capable of damaging tissues, including your brain Buildup of iron…

A holistic approach to Alzheimer's

Link Between Sugar and Alzheimer’s Strengthens

Story at-a-glance By Dr. Mercola Alzheimer’s disease — for which there is no effective conventional treatment or cure — affects an estimated 5.4 million Americans and prevalence is projected to triple by 2050 Lifestyle choices such as diet, exercise and…

Healthy Planet News 2017

Human-to-Human Transmission of Alzheimer’s

Theoretical Evidence for Human-to-Human Transmission of Alzheimer’s Just in on email – an interesting article on a topic that is relevant to everyone and the full article ought to be seen… Just the last section is reproduced here from Mercola.com…

Dementia 'linked' to common over-the-counter drugs

Dementia ‘linked’ to common over-the-counter drugs

A study has linked commonly used medicines, including over-the-counter treatments for conditions such as insomnia and hay-fever, to dementia. All of the types of medication in question are drugs that have an “anticholinergic” effect. Experts say people should not panic…