In people already showing MCD it seems wise to check serum Hcy levels and if elevated recommend supplements of B-vitamins to lower serum Hcy levels. Dr. Douaud's study certainly suggests such supplements may slow the loss of grey matter and slow the rate of cognitive decline...
 
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Figure 1. B vitamin treatment significantly reduced regional loss of GM. 3D rendering of brain regions in blue-white where B-vitamin treatment significantly reduced GM loss over the 2 year period (P < 0.05 FWE-corrected). All blue/white areas correspond to regions of significant loss in placebo group with elevated Hcy and known to be vulnerable in ... B-Vitamins Reduce Alzheimer’s Disease
 
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Jill Weisenberger, MS, RD, CDE is here with some of the latest tips on managing diabetes. Check out her book, Diabetes Weight Loss – Week by Week. So many patients believe that pre-diabetes indicates that a problem might be in their future. Instead, pre-diabetes is the problem. In fact, the problem...
 
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Moderate consumption of alcohol has already been shown to cut the risk of developing heart disease and stroke. Recent evidence has also found that moderate intake of alcohol reduces insulin resistance and may reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes. A Dutch study published in the January 2002...
 

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Every poster contains information that is evidence-based, accurate and up-to-date. Richly-colored, graphic design and style educates, entertains and decorates.
 
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Alzheimer’s disease (AD) currently afflicts at least 4 million Americans and is the leading cause of dementia. The incidence of AD increases with age. Unless something is done to prevent the development of this disease, we can expect the number of Americans with AD to double or triple in the next 20-30 years as the ... Alzheimer’s & Cholesterol