Deb Headworth

Posts Tagged ‘education and alzheimer’s’

Alzheimer’s and fast food. Helped by vitamin B, education, grape seeds

In alzheimer's on November 30, 2008 at 12:17 pm


LONDON, Nov. 28, 2008 (Reuters) — Mice fed junk food for nine months showed signs of developing the abnormal brain tangles strongly associated with Alzheimer’s disease, a Swedish researcher said on Friday. …  >full story

Nov. 28, 2008 (Daily Pilot, California) — High doses of an over-the-counter vitamin has prevented some memory loss in mice with Alzheimer’s disease, according to a UCI study that appears in …

WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2008 (Reuters) — Brain scans of people with an abnormality that is a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease are strengthening the notion that greater education levels somehow protect against this common form of dementia.

Nov. 28, 2008 ( Video)

An astonishing new science called neuroplasticity is overthrowing the centuries-old notion that the human brain is immutable. Psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, Norman Doidge, M.D., traveled the country …  > read more