Healthline Reviewed Not Going Gently

Healthline.com/health-news posted a review on July 21 of my book Not Going Gently. I think it’s quite an informative and interesting review. The link is http://www.healthline.com/health-news/woman-details-mothers-battle-with-alzheimers-in-new-book-072115

Baby Boomers and Alzheimer’s Disease

The L.A. Times on 7/21 reported “over the next 35 years, about 28 million baby boomers will likely develop Alzheimer’s disease, and the annual bill for their care will balloon from $11.9 billion in 2020 to more than $328 billion in 2040,” according to research presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference. Unless a treatment […]

Air Pollution Linked to Dementia

A report in the July/August 2015 edition of Mother Jones describes the “terrifying” new science that links air pollution to degenerative  brain diseases like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.   Fine particles can travel up to thousands of miles from their source; ultrafine particles fly as far as six miles. Both kinds of air particles can enter the brain […]

My supplements to prevent Alzheimer’s disease

I have been asked what supplements I rely on to prevent and/or postpone Alzheimer’s disease. I must confess that I don’t take a lot of pills every day.  The research on supplements is not very conclusive, partly because of the difficulty of doing a controlled, double-blind study and partly because of the possible placebo effect. […]