Alzheimer’s Reversal: and Dr. Dale Bredesen

"Julieegee" (photo by Shelley)
“Julieegee” (photo by Shelley)

Alzheimer’s Reversal (starts 2:20) The Alzheimer’s Association calls Alzheimer’s “the only disease among the top 10 causes of death in America that cannot be prevented, cured or even slowed.”  This gloomy outlook means many people avoid screening tests for dementia.  Now Dale Bredesen, a leading scientist from California’s Buck Institute for Research on Aging has documented reversal of early Alzheimer’s in a small case study, largely through lifestyle interventions and a protocol Bredesen describes at MPI cognition.  Activists with, who have a high genetic risk for Alzheimer’s say the study and Bredesen’s protocol, bolster their efforts to speak openly about ways to foster healthy brains.  For an extended version of the interview with Dr. Bredesen, go to our website.

Host/Producer/Engineer:  Shelley Schlender
Executive Producer: Susan Moran

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One thought on “Alzheimer’s Reversal: and Dr. Dale Bredesen”

  1. Can you please offer further information on your statement “Salmon is the only documented animal to in its life cycle always get Alzheimer’s.”

    I haven’t heard of this before and would like to learn more.

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