Alzheimer’s

Discover A Drug-Free Way To Ward Off Alzheimer’s Disease

In the UK it is estimated that 800,000 people live with dementia with numbers set to rise to over 1 million by 2021. This figure is set to soar to 1.7 million by 2050. In the US, more than 5 million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer’s disease, and the US National Institute on Ageing […]

New ‘Salt-Busting’ Drug Poses Dementia Risk

Tenapanor, is the latest prescription drug set to soon hit the market. This drug blocks a protein that brings salt into your bloodstream and, by doing that, it keeps the sodium from the foods you eat confined to your gut. If you are one of the millions of people across the globe that has been […]

Aricept: Don’t Believe The Hype On This Alzheimer’s Drug

Back in 2012, I told you about the Alzheimer’s drug Aricept (donepezil). Since its approval Aricept has been wrapped in controversy. Initially, it was only available in 5–10 mg dosages. But when the drug’s patent ran out, Eisai (the manufacturers) managed to get a higher dose — 23 mg — approved, based on the results […]

GM Foods Linked To Alzheimer’s Disease

While some may argue that genetically modified (GM) foods do no harm and protect the environment, the truth is far from the rosy picture Monsanto — the largest US manufacturer of GM foods and pesticides — is trying to make us believe. The truth is, GM foods pose a real danger to your health. A […]