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by NF52
Sun Jun 23, 2024 4:23 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Menthol Scent in mice Alzheimer’s model
Replies: 1
Views: 54

Re: Menthol Scent in mice Alzheimer’s model

Interesting study I had no idea menthol affected the immune and nervous system in this and other ways. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/37187754/ Meanwhile I bought some menthol crystals and figure breathing their aroma while I’m relaxing reading this website is a logical course and unlikely to have...
by NF52
Sat Jun 22, 2024 6:18 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Non-invasive gamma therapy trial in mild-moderate AD now recruitingl
Replies: 0
Views: 51

Non-invasive gamma therapy trial in mild-moderate AD now recruitingl

Many others have posted about Cognito Therapeutic's earlier Phase 2 trial of gamma therapy, including: APOE4 friends, if you have not yet seen it, the news from the PD / AD conference week is quite impressive... Cognito Therapeutics Ph2 study with their device to apply 40Hz sounds and lights has jus...
by NF52
Thu Jun 20, 2024 10:04 am
Forum: Our Stories
Topic: Mild global cortical atrophy, F(47) 3/4
Replies: 2
Views: 160

Re: Mild global cortical atrophy, F(47) 3/4

Hello there, I was quite active on here a few years back. I've recently had worsening short term memory and been referred to a memory clinic here in the UK. Had screening tests for eg. vitamin levels, blood sugar levels etc (all ok but slightly raised cholesterol) Anyway, I had a head CT scan which...
by NF52
Sun Jun 16, 2024 9:54 am
Forum: The Social Hour
Topic: Help me understand what your APOE experience has been
Replies: 9
Views: 17040

Re: Help me understand what your APOE experience has been

Im 61 and my mother has Alzheimers and is 86 and we both carry one copy of the APEO 4 gene. I found out through a DNA test to search for my father’s side of the family. They say it only gives you a slight increase in the chances of developing AD but my mother hasn't been lucky. She is so physically...
by NF52
Fri Jun 14, 2024 10:09 am
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: p tau?
Replies: 2
Views: 86

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: 4
Views: 373

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: 4
Views: 373

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: 1171

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: 262

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: 192

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...