Recommended Alzheimer’s Articles Archives

  • Oct 19, 2015 45

    More on Natural Substances to Combat Alzheimer’s

    How coconut oil is showing great promise in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. New studies show that other natural substances are also offering big breakthroughs, and the drug industry is trying to jump on the bandwagon with them too. (more…)...

  • Apr 21, 2015 0

    One-Third of Seniors with Dementia Are Being Given Antipsychotics

    —even though such toxic drugs are not approved to treat dementia! A report from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that nearly one-third of older adults with dementia who spent more than 100 days in a nursing home were given antipsychotics through Medicare’s prescription drug pro...

  • Mar 26, 2013 7

    FDA Proposes to Drop the Effectiveness Test for Alzheimer’s Drugs

    OK. If they do, how about dropping the effectiveness test for food or supplements used to treat Alzheimer’s? Action Alert! The US Food and Drug Administration was originally charged only with ensuring the safety of foods and drugs. But in 1962, Congress passed the Kefauver-Harris Amendment, also ...

  • Oct 5, 2010 219

    Coconut Oil and Alzheimer’s Disease

    How worried should drug companies be about supplements eating into their monopoly profits? A lot—as this story will show. Please share it with anyone you know who is suffering from Alzheimer’s or is worried about it. (more…)...