Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Alzheimer's Reading Room Daily September 24

Monday, August 06, 2012

Is Coconut Oil a Treatment for Alzheimer's?

The article discusses the issue and offers possible explanations of the positive affect of coconut oil on Alzheimer's patients.
Is Coconut Oil a Treatment for Alzheimer's
Rudy Tanzi
It is almost like a cult, people extolling coconut oil as a treatment for Alzheimer's disease. They send emails and enter comments constantly on theAlzheimer's Reading Room. Is coconut oil an effective treatment for Alzheimer's disease? In the article below Rudy Tanzi discusses the issue and offers possible explanations of the positive affect of coconut oil on Alzheimer's patients. There is currently no peer-reviewed clinical research available regarding the efficacy of coconut oil in treating or preventing Alzheimer’s. Thanks to the Cure Alzheimer's Fund for this information.

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Scientific Evidence For and Against Dietary Supplements

Ever wonder which dietary supplements work best? Ever wonder if the claims of the sellers of dietary supplements are backed by scientific research on humans?...
By Bob DeMarco Alzheimer's Front Row

The first issue -- which dietary supplements are effective and backed by research on humans. The second issue -- what is the effectiveness of a dietary supplement for any given condition.

To read more and see an interactive version chart, and to find out more about each dietary supplement go here -- Scientific Evidence For and Against Dietary Supplements