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Brain Disease Spreading Through Wastewater Treatment Plants

Alzheimer’s Disease An Infectious Disease Neurodegenerative diseases are the fastest-growing causes of death around the world. The mismanagement of infectious waste is contributing to the epidemic. Dr. Stanley Prusiner earned a Nobel Prize in 1997 for his pioneering research on … Continue reading

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Prion Science Putting Dementia In Perspective

Alzheimer’s, Creutzfeldt-Jakobs, Parkinson’s Disease All Part Of Prion Spectrum Editor’s Note: On September 9, 2015 additional research adds to the evidence that suggests that Alzheimer’s disease is a transmissible disease. Scientists have shown that tissues can transmit symptoms of the disease between … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Disease Is Transmissible, Mismanaged

Alzheimer’s Disease Has Many Causes It’s estimated that more than 44 million people around the world today are in the grasp of dementia and its deadly spiral. That number is expected to triple or more within 25 years. The medical world … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s and Mad-Cow Disease Share Same Pathogen

Prion Disease Impacts Most Mammals Not surprisingly, Mad-Cow disease, the medical term Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE), has been rampant in the U.S. for decades.  The human form of Mad Cow is Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD).  The USDA and FDA have done … Continue reading

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