Neurodegenerative Disease A Global Epidemic

Neurodegenerative Disease The Fastest Growing Cause Of Death Death rates from heart disease and cancer are dropping globally due to advances in nutrition, medicine and disease management. Meanwhile, neurodegenerative disease is exploding because it’s highly contagious in most cases. In the U.S., deaths from Alzheimer’s disease increased 71 percent from 2000 to 2013, while those attributed to […]

Diabetes Meds May Decrease Risk Of Alzheimer’s Disease

Drug Seems To Reduce Neuroinflamation Activation of the peroxisome proliferator activated receptor gamma has been found to improve behavioral deficits and neuropathological changes in mouse models of Alzheimer’s disease by suppressing neuroinflamation, increasing microglial Aß clearance and direct modulation of beta-secretase-1 promotor activity. Pioglitazone is a PPAR? agonist, widely used for the treatment of non-insulin […]