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Alzheimer's Disease Breakthrough? The Second Patient Ever to Join a Radical Approach to Fighting Alzheimer's Disease (Video) by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Sat 23 Oct 2010 10:50am This is a story about courage, hope and love -- Terry Moran, Nightline....By Bob DeMarco... Worth the time and effort. Comments welcome. Read on »
Alzheimer's disease breakthrough ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted Mon 08 Dec 2008 7:57pm Alzheimer's disease breakthrough 09 dec 2008--CSIRO scientists have developed a new system to screen for compounds that can inhibit one of the processes that takes place during the progression of Alzheimer's disease. In a paper published in the latest edition of the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, folate is shown to be beneficial in the scr ... Read on »
Alzheimer's Disease, Types of Dementia, and What is the Difference Between Alzheimer's and Dementia by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Fri 26 Nov 2010 10:42pm Dementia is a symptom, and Alzheimer's disease is the cause of the symptoms... Alzheimer's Reading Room In a nutshell, dementia is a symptom, and Alzheimer's disease is the cause of the symptom. When someone is told they have dementia, it means that they have significant memory problems as well as other cognitive difficulties, and ... Read on »
Breakthrough in Alzheimer's disease (part 2) by Susan Berg Posted Wed 02 Dec 2009 12:00am Here is a great dementia resource for caregivers and healthcare professinals, Here is information on being the best caregiver you can be Here are more interesting dementia brain boosting activities Here is a dementia music activity Administered through infusions Patients in the trials undergo an infusion of bapineuzumab ... Read on »
"Breakthrough" research for Alzheimer's disease by Mark Willaman ( Posted Tue 02 Dec 2008 6:26pm Two new studies published in the UK medical journal The Lancet   discuss potentially better treatments for Alzheimer's disease. Study One: Researchers at the Baylor College of Medicine did a controlled trial to test the safety and success of the orally-taken drug Dimebon   ( a drug once used in Russia as an antihistamine )  to see if it re ... Read on »
Alzheimer's Disease, Alzheimer's World and The New Reality by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Tue 21 Sep 2010 5:44am Once you accept Alzheimer's World and learn how to operate in Alzheimer's World you'll learn that opposites can indeed attract. And stick together like glue...... By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room To understand Alzheimer's You must redefine reality This new reality is called Alzheimer's World ... Read on »
Study Challenges Accepted Approaches to Research in Senile Dementia (Alzheimer's disease) by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Tue 08 Nov 2011 9:42pm "The model implies that senile dementia is, by and large, a lifestyle disease," says Dr. Chen. "This view, in fact, has been shared by many in the medical and clinical community, but contrasts sharply with current dominant theories in the Alzheimer research field, which assume a linear and 'cause and effect' mechanism. Since they have not taken i ... Read on »
Olive Oil Prevent Dementia and Alzheimer's disease by Peter C. Complimentary & Alternative Medicine Posted Thu 23 Oct 2008 6:33pm Dr Archarna Singh-Manoux, leader of a group researchers from University College London and INSERM (French National Institute for Health and Medical Research or Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale) claimed that data from Whitehal II trail (study of thousands of civil servants) people with low level of HDL (high density lipids ... Read on »
Acetylation May Contribute to Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Fri 24 Sep 2010 10:17am By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Reading Room A new study uncovers a protein modification that may contribute to the formation of neuron-damaging neurofibrillary tangles in the human brain. The research, published by Cell Press in the September 23 issue of the journal Neuron, may lead to new strategies for treatment of neurodegenerative disea ... Read on »
An Obesity Gene, Known as FTO, May Increase Risk of Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia by Bob DeMarco Patient Expert Posted Mon 12 Jul 2010 8:40pm Alzheimer's Reading Room A gene known as FTO, which appears to be correlated with obesity in humans, may also increase risk of Alzheimer's disease and dementia, according to new research presented today at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference on Alzheimer's Disease 2010 (AAICAD 2010) in Honolulu, HI. And when a person has ... Read on »