Fish could protect against Alzheimer’s

Fish could protect against Alzheimer's | Alzheimeric.comA study by US scientists found that elderly people who eat fish at least once a week are three to five times less likely to develop the conditions than people who did not.

But it is essential that the fish is cooked in a manner that preserves the vital Omega-3 fatty acids which help protect the brain, researchers said.

Top Ten Memory Tricks

Top Ten Memory Tricks | Alzheimeric.comThe sheer thought of memory loss as you grow older can be terrifying. Heres an effective easy-to-follow guide to prevent Alzheimers disease and age-related memory decline

Alzheimers, the most common form of dementia, and such agerelated memory disorders strike fear in all of us. In her international best-selling book 100 Simple Things You Can Do To Prevent Alzheimers, American medical journalist Jean Carper, 79, gets a host of experts to reveal scientifically-backed tips about how to head off the disease. Follow these tips to hugely slash your chances of developing the disease.

Alzheimer’s Progression Slower After 80

Alzheimer's Progression Slower After 80 | Alzheimeric.comAlzheimer’s disease (AD) hits hardest among the “younger elderly” ‘people in their 60s and 70s’ who show faster rates of brain tissue loss and cognitive decline as compared to patients 80 years and older, a new study has revealed.

The greatest risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is advancing age. By age 85, the likelihood of developing the dreaded neurological disorder is roughly 50 per cent.