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Deepak Chopra and Rudy Tanzi Discuss Innovative Alzheimer’s Research

 
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Posted by on October 16, 2011 in alzheimer's

 

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Tomboy Debutante Raises Money for Alzheimer’s Research

 
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Posted by on October 5, 2011 in alzheimer's

 

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Dr Oz Eat Curry Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Dr.Oz’s number one suggestion — eat curry once or twice a week to help prevent Alzheimer’s disease……

Dr Oz mentioned that every 70 seconds someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. By the time you finish reading this article several more people will be suffering from Alzheimer’s. Another group of Alzheimer’s caregivers will come into being.
Dr Oz said:
  • Alzheimer’s is a long slow death sentence.
  • In the future, either you get it, or know someone that has it (Alzheimer’s).

Professor Doraiswamy said: “There is very solid evidence that curcumin binds to plaques, and basic research on animals engineered to produce human amyloid plaques has shown benefits. Turmeric has been studied not just in Alzheimer’s research but for a variety of conditions, such as cancer and arthritis. Turmeric is often referred to as the spice of life in ancient Indian medical lore.”

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Posted by on December 9, 2010 in alzheimer's

 

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Stepping Up the Science on Botanical Supplements and Health

Amplify’d from blogs.wsj.com

The federal government is stepping up research into the safety and effectiveness of over-the-counter supplements known as botanicals, including St. John’s wort, elderberry, soy and plant oils, according to today’s Informed Patient column.

The National Institutes of Health is funding five dietary supplement research centers to the tune of more than $37 million for the next five years, primarily through its National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine. That will build on a research program that has awarded more than $250 million in related grants over the last decade. Though the center has been criticized for wasting federal funds on dubious research, scientists delving into botanicals say there is enough evidence of potential health benefits to warrant further study.

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Posted by on September 15, 2010 in alzheimer's

 

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Alzheimer’s Caregiving : Dealing with Bladder Infections and Urinary Incontinence(Part One)

You know what happens when an older person has a urinary track infection and they don’t know it? They start peeing all over themselves and all over the place…..

 
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Posted by on August 26, 2010 in alzheimer's

 

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The Shriver Report: A Woman’s Nation Takes on Alzheimer’s

The Shriver Report is a groundbreaking, comprehensive examination of the impact of Alzheimer’s disease on American women as caregivers, advocates, and people living with the disease.

 
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Posted by on August 24, 2010 in alzheimer's

 

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The Shriver Report: A Woman’s Nation Takes on Alzheimer’s

The Shriver Report is a groundbreaking, comprehensive examination of the impact of Alzheimer’s disease on American women as caregivers, advocates, and people living with the disease.

 
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Posted by on August 24, 2010 in alzheimer's

 

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