Search found 5072 matches

Go to advanced search

by circular
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Early-Life Cognitive Enrichment equal to being 8 yrs. younger in cognitive health
Replies: 1
Views: 123

Re: Early-Life Cognitive Enrichment equal to being 8 yrs. younger in cognitive health

Imagine the benefits to all if seniors regularly met with children to read and discuss together!
by circular
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Optically improved mitochondrial function redeems aged human visual decline
Replies: 1
Views: 174

Re: Optically improved mitochondrial function redeems aged human visual decline

the most significant gains observed in the blue part of the spectrum that is most susceptible to age-related decline. This must play a part in the circadian changes seen in aging, so I would think this therapy could have widespread systemic benefits in addition to vision improvements, assuming othe...
by circular
Sat Jun 27, 2020 8:14 am
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: Reversing Alzheimer's Trial in Bay Area
Replies: 9
Views: 281

Re: Reversing Alzheimer's Trial in Bay Area

I admire the fact that Dr. Ornish has built enough evidence of the efficacy of his lifestyle approach for heart disease that it's covered by Medicare. That's exactly the direction we need to be moving with lifestyle protocols for cognitive decline. This needs to become reimbursable standard of care...
by circular
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: Reversing Alzheimer's Trial in Bay Area
Replies: 9
Views: 281

Re: Reversing Alzheimer's Trial in Bay Area

I'm particularly interested to see what supplements are used and whether they will be customized based on participant lab values. Perhaps so if Dr. Ornish has trained under Bredesen. Also, I can't find time to make side-by-side lists of the lifestyle modifications in this study, MIND and FINGER. The...
by circular
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: Reversing Alzheimer's Trial in Bay Area
Replies: 9
Views: 281

Re: Reversing Alzheimer's Trial in Bay Area

Dr. Dean Ornish and colleagues are conducting a randomized controlled study to see if diet and other lifestyle factors can actually reverse Alzheimer's. They are looking for willing patients in the Bay area. Here's his site . My colleagues and I are conducting the first randomized controlled trial ...
by circular
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Confusing statement in Brinton paper about ketogenesis being harmful?
Replies: 7
Views: 353

Re: Confusing statement in Brinton paper about ketogenesis being harmful?

Ketone bodies derived from liver metabolism of lipids cross the blood brain barrier (BBB) through the monocarboxylic acid transporter (MCT1) (Ding et al., 2013, Morris, 2005). However , as with glucose transporters, MCT1 expression can decline with age and AD (Ding et al., 2013). A potential compen...
by circular
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Oxidation in CNS doesn't reflect oxidation in plasma
Replies: 0
Views: 83

Oxidation in CNS doesn't reflect oxidation in plasma

At least when it comes to albumin, which in addition to being an abundant protein I've just learned is also an antioxidant. In Increased Albumin Oxidation in Cerebrospinal Fluid and Plasma from Alzheimer’s Disease Patients researchers found: This different degree of oxidation in both fluids from AD ...
by circular
Fri Jun 19, 2020 4:26 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Hormone Replacement Therapy E4 Women
Replies: 717
Views: 145109

Re: Hormone Replacement Therapy E4 Women

Susan, have you considered using a higher dose patch to tolerance? ATM, I'm still focused on heavy metals and gut health. I might take another look at hormones once other things are in better shape and maybe the whole "to tolerance" thing will be easier to sort out. Makes sense, and I was...

Go to advanced search