TED Video: What You Can Do To Prevent Alzheimer’s – By Lisa Genova

TED Video: What You Can Do To Prevent Alzheimer’s – By Lisa Genova

Alzheimer’s doesn’t have to be your brain’s destiny, says neuroscientist and author of “Still Alice,” Lisa Genova. She shares the latest science investigating the disease — and some promising research on what each of us can do to build an Alzheimer’s-resistant brain.

Post a comment or leave a trackback: Trackback URL.

Comments

  • brandli62  On 01/04/2021 at 4:11 am

    The scientific facts of Alzheimer disease are correctly summarised by Lisa Genova. Treatments to remove amyloid plaques using antibodies are currently in clinical trials and one drug might be approved by the FDA later in 2021. Hence, there is hope. The ultimate goal will be the development of an oral drug to treat Alzheimer disease, but this is at least 10 years away from getting into the clinic.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s