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High-Carb Diet Linked To Alzheimer's Disease

High-carb Diet Is Linked To Alzheimer’s Disease

Older people who load up their plates with carbohydrates have nearly four times the risk of developing mild cognitive impairment, a study out Tuesday finds. Sugars also played a role in the development of MCI, often a precursor to Alzheimer’s disease, according to the report in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. Eating more proteins and […]

Alzheimer'sDrugMayLowerLevelsOfBrainPlaque

Studies: Alzheimer’s Drug May Stabilize Brain Plaque

An experimental drug that failed to stop mental decline in Alzheimer’s patients also signaled potential benefit that suggests it might help if given earlier, fuller results of two major studies show. Some patients on the drug had stable levels of brain plaque and less evidence of nerve damage compared to others who were given a dummy treatment, researchers reported […]