Dr. Joe Schwarcz: Does your shampoo cause Alzheimer’s

McGill University Professor of Chemistry Dr. Joe Schwarcz dispells the concerns of the chemical methylisothiazoline, a preservative found in shampoos and creams that is linked to Alzheimer's disease. (Dave Sidaway / MONTREAL GAZETTE) Dr. Joe Schwarcz: Does your shampoo cause Alzheimer's

We Might Be Totally Wrong About Alzheimer’s

Scientists found that the prevailing hypothesis of how the Alzheimer’s disease starts might be wrong, and some viruses could be the culprit. *the script credits for this episode on screen on incorrect. Correct credits are below. Writer: Jessica McDonald Script Editor: Christie Wilcox Hosted by: […]

Alzheimer’s Disease (AD), Pathology and Genetics, Animation.

What is Alzheimer's? Can Alzheimer's be Inherited? Progression of the Disease. This video and other related images/videos (in HD) are available for instant download licensing here : https://www.alilamedicalmedia.com/-/galleries/images-videos-by-medical-specialties/neurology Voice by: Sue Stern ©Alila Medical Media. All rights reserved. Alzheimer's Disease is the most common type […]

Can Alzheimer’s Start In Your 20s?

What causes Alzheimer’s, and at what age does it develop? Follow Amy on Twitter: https://twitter.com/astVintageSpace Read More: Alzheimer amyloid clumps found in young brains http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/03/150302071349.htm “Amyloid — an abnormal protein that’s a hallmark of Alzheimer’s — starts accumulating inside neurons of people as young as […]

Alzheimer’s and the Brain

HUGE THANKS to The Alzheimer's Association for graciously giving me time with and access to scientists currently researching the disease. You can learn more about them here: https://www.alz.org/ More good links: http://www.alz.org/facts/ Alzheimer’s disease facts and figures [PDF]: http://www.alz.org/documents_custom/2016-facts-and-figures.pdf Basics of Alzheimer’s disease. “What it […]