New approach to fighting Alzheimer’s shows potential in clinical trialsuffering in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease, patients large loss great loss of the brain connections necessary for memory and information processing. Now a combination of nutrients that was developed at MIT has the potential to improve the memory of Alzheimer’s patients by stimulating the growth of new brain connections must.
In patients with mild Alzheimer’s drank the cocktail or a control beverage daily for 12 weeks. Showed the nutrients showed a statistically significant degree of control of improvement compared to subjects: 40 % of the treated patients improved performance in a test of verbal memory known as the Wechsler Memory scale, while 24 % of patients who , patients with control drink improved their performance. Among those who received the cocktail, patients with the mildest cases of Alzheimer’s , the most improvement .by courtesy of you , the total Kaiser Daily Health Policy is see Reports, search the archives or sign up for email delivery to Imperial Daily Health Policy Report strongly supported emperors network. A free service from of The Henry J. Publishes. Kaiser Family Foundation. 2005 Advisory Board Company and Kaiser Family Foundation. All rights reserved.