Posts Tagged ‘Dr. Ronald Petersen’

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 […]

Regular Exercise Prevents Alzheimer's Disease

Exercise Can Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

If you’re a runner, you probably already know the many great health benefits you receive from participating in this great activity, but did you know that running can help prevent Alzheimer’s disease? Exercise is the best way to prevent this frightening illness. A report that was released early this year warned that one out of […]