Jul 19, 2012

Gregory Petsko on the coming neurological epidemic

Biochemist Gregory Petsko makes a convincing argument that, in the next 50 years, we'll see an epidemic of neurological diseases, such as Alzheimer's, as the world population ages.

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His solution: more research into the brain and its functions.

Does anybody really care about this growing trend of neurological disease?

Oddly, many of the politicians that seem to be ignoring this problem will suffer from AD dementia, or some type of neurological disease during their lifetime.

Interesting, people with neurological diseases have a low incidence of cancer.

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Original content Bob DeMarco, the Alzheimer's Reading Room