Posts Tagged ‘Antioxidants’

Foods that reduce dementia risk

Recipes That Help Reduce Chances of Alzheimer’s

A healthy diet and lifestyle can help reduce your risk of developing Alzheimer’s. Tinky Weisblat is an Author who writes about her experience as a caregiver for her mother. Her books include stories about their interactions. Her mother loved to cook. Tinky and her mother cooked together regularly throughout her mothers stint with Alzheimer’s. She […]

Change Your Diet To Prevent Alzheimer's Disease

Vitamin C May Help Protect You Against Dementia

In a new study, researchers have discovered that the serum-concentration of the antioxidants vitamin C and beta-carotene are significantly lower in patients with mild dementia than in control persons. It might thus be possible to influence the pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s Disease by a person’s diet or dietary antioxidants. 74 Alzheimer’s Disease patients and 158 healthy […]

Antioxidants May Not Help Alzheimer's Patients

Antioxidants May Not Help Alzheimer’s Patients

Daily use of antioxidants including vitamin C and vitamin E didn’t improve thinking and memory skills in people with Alzheimer’s disease, in a new study. Researchers found that some patients taking antioxidants actually had faster declines in memory over the four-month study compared to those who were given vitamin-free placebo pills. Some reports have suggested […]