The 6 Causes of Neuron Destruction That Lead to Cognitive Decline

Chronic or traumatic damage to neurons can set the stage for cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease. Researchers have found amyloid plaques, found in those with Alzheimer’s disease, are a physiological response to infection or inflammation. Inflammation is a natural immune reaction to infection and injury and is an essential part of protection and healing. Inflammation revs up to resolve the …

High Blood Sugar Linked to Increased Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease – what’s high blood sugar got to do with it? A lot actually!1 The idea that chronic or uncontrolled high blood sugar increases your chances of developing Alzheimer’s disease is not breaking news. However, only until recently have we been able to actually understand why this connection occurs. Thanks to a like-minded group of progressive researchers and doctors, …