Posts Tagged ‘neurodegenerative disease’

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 […]

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Scientists Have Developed a Anti-Alzheimer’s Antibody

Researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute have developed a new method to design antibodies aimed at combating disease. The surprisingly simple process was used to make antibodies that neutralize the harmful protein particles that lead to Alzheimer’s disease. The process is reported in the Dec. 5 Early Edition of the journal Proceedings of the National Academy […]