May 4, 2012

ARR Constant Contact, Omega 3, Tau, Grapes, and More

Good Afternoon.

Can Omega-3 and Nutrients Prevent or Delay Alzheimer's Disease

Ingesting one gram of omega-3 per day (equal to approximately half a fillet of salmon per week), is associated with 20 to 30 percent lower blood beta-amyloid levels.

Understanding of the Tau Mechanism in Alzheimer's Disease Progression

Mount Sinai scientists have determined how a pathological brain protein called tau contributes to the progression of Alzheimer's disease. 

Alzheimer's and Dementia News 137

Believe It or Not Edition...

Biosynthetic Grape Derived Compound Prevents Progression of Alzheimer's

This group of researchers found that certain grape seeds extracts, comprised of a complex mixture of naturally occurring polyphenols, were capable of lessening cognitive deterioration and reducing brain neuropathology. 

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