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by Jmac
Wed Mar 11, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Supplements I take and why
Replies: 42
Views: 4333

Re: Supplements I take and why

I think the capsules are causing stomach pain...Has anyone else experienced stomach pain from the capsules? I started having issues with my acid reflux. For a while I couldn't pinpoint what it was, finally realized it was tied to my supplements. I changed the way I took them, eat a bite or two, tak...
by Jmac
Sun Mar 08, 2020 5:27 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Mosconi cites studies that HRT is bad for apoe4 women
Replies: 4
Views: 556

Re: Mosconi cites studies that HRT is bad for apoe4 women

"Although more evidence is needed, some studies suggest that estrogen-plus-progestin therapy could potentially have a more negative impact on women with the APOE-4 gene. As a result, APOE-4 carriers should be especially prudent when considering this option and should make a point of bringing t...
by Jmac
Fri Mar 06, 2020 8:18 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Researchers Find Gene Variants that May Increase Susceptibility to Alzheimer's Proteins
Replies: 3
Views: 366

Re: Researchers Find Gene Variants that May Increase Susceptibility to Alzheimer's Proteins

FitFoodie wrote:I wonder if this research is related?
https://www.genengnews.com/news/protect ... dentified/


That was fascinating. It kind of seemed they took a broader look, expanding the narrow approach of the other. We are living in amazing times!
by Jmac
Fri Mar 06, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Commonly prescribed Alzheimer’s drugs affect activity of another
Replies: 0
Views: 188

Commonly prescribed Alzheimer’s drugs affect activity of another

Their suggested conclusion? Test drugs as a monotherapy. Me? Banging my head against the wall in frustration :-) Commonly prescribed Alzheimer’s drugs affect activity of another TauRx Therapeutics have published a study in an Alzheimer’s disease (AD) mouse model which demonstrates that drugs current...
by Jmac
Thu Mar 05, 2020 7:46 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Researchers Find Gene Variants that May Increase Susceptibility to Alzheimer's Proteins
Replies: 3
Views: 366

Researchers Find Gene Variants that May Increase Susceptibility to Alzheimer's Proteins

(Heading out for a bit, when back I'm going to look into this more...) MINNEAPOLIS, March 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Researchers know that the protein tau develops into tangles in the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease. But until now they have struggled to understand what factors make you more o...
by Jmac
Mon Mar 02, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: North Georgia - Dr. Ross
Replies: 0
Views: 285

North Georgia - Dr. Ross

Just wanted to let everyone know that Dr Ross is bringing her team to Watkinsville, GA on April 8-15. From Dr. Ross's office: "Patients will join us for a full day which includes lab review, neuropsych testing, lifestyle review and coaching to get to next steps, snacks and lunch made by team nu...
by Jmac
Mon Mar 02, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: New Research Shows How Sleep Clears Toxins from the Brain
Replies: 22
Views: 2089

Re: New Research Shows How Sleep Clears Toxins from the Brain

PRESCOTT wrote:Thank you for posting this. I was able to greatly improve my sleep after discovery of many food allergies I was unaware of, which were causing me to snore.


I hadn't thought about food allergies! I'm going to add that to my list of things on my sleep blog. Thanks much.
by Jmac
Sun Mar 01, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: ApoE4.Info, Inc.
Topic: Our 2019 Annual Report
Replies: 5
Views: 1771

Re: Our 2019 Annual Report

I am so thankful for this forum, for the support, the sharing, and all of who make it happen. You are amazing and appreciated.
by Jmac
Sun Mar 01, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Alzheimer’s Risk: Test Your Eyes
Replies: 0
Views: 348

Alzheimer’s Risk: Test Your Eyes

I found this one very interesting. I just came back from spending a few days with my mom who has not been officially diagnosed but definitely has some type of dementia. She has been complaining about her eyes. She thinks she has macular degeneration because her mother had it...and she pretty much th...
by Jmac
Sun Mar 01, 2020 5:40 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Drug Developers Study People Whose Brains Are Loaded With Signs Of Alzheimer’s Disease But Display No Symptoms
Replies: 0
Views: 207

Drug Developers Study People Whose Brains Are Loaded With Signs Of Alzheimer’s Disease But Display No Symptoms

Researchers want to determine what protects them from the degenerative disease in order to "to mimic what these resilient people have with some kind of a drug," said Rudy Tanzi of Massachusetts General Hospital. Public health news is on immunization laws, military helmet safety, rare cance...

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