While authors have different definitions of what Alzheimer’s Disease is and what the stages or progression of this disease entails, the simple version is there are three stages to Alzheimer’s Disease.
So What Causes Alzheimer’s
This is a very frustrating kind of disease because what seems to be the cause in person A does not seem to cause it in person B. For example, some research shows individuals with Alzheimer’s-like plaque buildup but no memory issues while others succumb quickly as the plaque builds up. But here are the basic causes of Alzheimer’s Disease
Before you become too fearful you’re succumbing to this disease, you might want to think about your electronic media consumption and how involved you are taking in and trying to absorb information. I certainly was and here’s what I found and what I did about the notion of Digital minimalism
Will Supplements Work Against Alzheimer’s?
This is an extremely interesting question and one I’ll be exploring and adding here on an ongoing basis. The first thing to understand is there are an entire class of herbal or pharmaceutical products called Nootropics that work directly on the brain.
After I learned there were indeed supplements that would work on Alzheimer’s Disease, my first question was how safe were they? And that’s when I got my first big lesson in how large (and largely unregulated) this industry was.
The Supplements Explored
Bacopa monnieri is one of the more common (and older) nootropics and is well worth researching. I’ve added links on this article to scholarly article research.