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by NF52
Fri Jun 14, 2024 10:09 am
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: p tau?
Replies: 2
Views: 56

Re: p tau?

My Functional medicine primary - bresden trained - is ordering a p tau. I am scared. has anyone else gotten this blood test? if its positive, am I going to lose my mind and ruin th rest of my life? can we even do anything about it? It's incredibly unlikely that you will have a positive p-tau test a...
by NF52
Sun Jun 09, 2024 4:26 pm
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: Does anyone else on here have two parents with AD?
Replies: 3
Views: 283

Re: Does anyone else on here have two parents with AD?

Kikiwebb wrote: Sun Jun 09, 2024 3:34 pm Nancy, You saved me. I cried while reading this. THANK YOU! and my PATIENT husbands says THANK YOU!
You and I both married the right men: patient, wonderful guys who appreciate smart women who look for answers and don't give up.
by NF52
Sun Jun 09, 2024 8:35 am
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: Does anyone else on here have two parents with AD?
Replies: 3
Views: 283

Re: Does anyone else on here have two parents with AD?

I am heartbroken and scared that both parents have AD mom is a 3/3 dad is 4/4 both in their 80s when diagnosed am I a cooked goose? Hi Catherine, I'm so sorry that you both of your parents are now living with Alzheimer's. We have a vision of what our parents were like when we were little, how we vi...
by NF52
Sat Jun 08, 2024 8:16 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Fecal microbiota transplantation alleviated Alzheimer's disease-like pathogenesis in APP/PS1 transgenic mice
Replies: 5
Views: 1158

Re: Fecal microbiota transplantation alleviated Alzheimer's disease-like pathogenesis in APP/PS1 transgenic mice

Since Alzheimer's has also causal factors in the gut microbiome, this promising fecal implant for Parkinson's symptomatic improvement, https://www.thelancet.com/journals/eclinm/article/PIIS2589-5370(24)00142-1/fulltext, and the reverse (fecal implant from humans with Alzheimer's causes cognitive de...
by NF52
Sat Jun 08, 2024 11:40 am
Forum: Our Stories
Topic: Newcomer Introduction :)
Replies: 4
Views: 221

Re: Newcomer Introduction :)

Greetings, Apoe4.Info community! My name is Karen and I am a 47 year old 4/4. I have one family member with history of dementia- my paternal grandfather. Feelings around such heavy information as ApoE4 status are fluid, changing from time to time, as mine have since I obtained my SNP info from 23an...
by NF52
Thu Jun 06, 2024 5:48 pm
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: 2006 paper key to amyloid hypothesis to be retracted. Senior author admits doctored images
Replies: 3
Views: 181

Re: 2006 paper key to amyloid hypothesis to be retracted. Senior author admits doctored images

This article was just published by Science , Researchers plan to retract landmark Alzheimer’s paper containing doctored images (Charles Piller, 4 Jun 2024)... From the just published Science article: The 2006 paper suggested an amyloid beta (An) protein called Ar56 could cause Alzheimer's. AO prote...
by NF52
Thu Jun 06, 2024 11:07 am
Forum: ApoE4.Info, Inc.
Topic: Forum Site Performance Issues
Replies: 4
Views: 144

Re: Forum Site Performance Issues

We are experiencing intermittent slow responses and errors ... General Error SQL ERROR [ mysqli ] User apoeinfo_bb already has more than 'max_user_connections' active connections [1203] An sql error occurred while fetching this page. Please contact an administrator if this problem persists. ... and...
by NF52
Fri May 31, 2024 10:15 pm
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: New and scared 3/4
Replies: 5
Views: 239

Re: New and scared 3/4

Hi - About a week ago I found out that I am 3/4. Been a little bit of a rollercoaster but I knew it was a possibility so have started making changes suggested here and elsewhere and had been kind of settling into this. Tonight I registered for the APT Webstudy and took the tests. My CFI was 8 and t...
by NF52
Fri May 31, 2024 11:35 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Buntanetap: promising Phase 2-3 results in mild AD
Replies: 4
Views: 268

Re: Buntanetap: promising Phase 2-3 results in mild AD

Buntanetap may be one of those unwieldy drug names that we start to hear more about in the next few months--and years. How does this compare with ALZ-801? I'm not qualified to answer this thoroughly, but here's my stab at it: Two main differences: Alz-801 is several years ahead of buntanetap in tri...
by NF52
Fri May 31, 2024 6:36 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Buntanetap: promising Phase 2-3 results in mild AD
Replies: 4
Views: 268

Buntanetap: promising Phase 2-3 results in mild AD

Buntanetap may be one of those unwieldy drug names that we start to hear more about in the next few months--and years. TL/DR: In a 12-weeks trial of an oral pill, almost all people finished the trial. Those with confirmed AD based on p-tau217 levels with MMSE scores of 21-24 (mild AD) improved (i.e....