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by floramaria
Sat Sep 24, 2022 11:16 pm
Forum: Getting Started
Topic: Low fasting insulin predictor of Alzheimer's disease
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Re: Low fasting insulin predictor of Alzheimer's disease

Low Fasting Insulin in Middle Age Doubles Risk of Dementia 34 Years Later https://journals.lww.com/neurotodayonline/fulltext/2018/08160/for_your_patients_dementia__low_fasting_insulin_in.10.aspx Really interesting article, gpaz. Thank you for posting it. We will have to be on the lookout for the re...
by floramaria
Tue Sep 13, 2022 9:01 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: AHEAD 3-45 STUDY CLINICAL TRIAL (LECANEMAB - BAN 2401)
Replies: 10
Views: 649

Re: AHEAD 3-45 STUDY CLINICAL TRIAL (LECANEMAB - BAN 2401)

Tiramisu1984 wrote: Sat Sep 03, 2022 8:57 am After having my blood drawn in may, I received my results on September 1. I didn’t qualify. Yes, we had champagne.
CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!
by floramaria
Tue Sep 13, 2022 8:53 pm
Forum: Announcements and Events
Topic: Circadian Rhythm (new wiki)
Replies: 3
Views: 541

Re: Circadian Rhythm (new wiki)

TheresaB wrote: Sat Aug 20, 2022 1:44 pm The circadian system (24 hour rhythms of the body) drives the sleep-wake cycle, hormonal activity, body temperature, digestion, and immune function.
Thus I felt it was important to add this to our ApoE4 wiki. Direct link: Circadian Rhythm
Thanks for this great resource, Theresa!
by floramaria
Mon Sep 12, 2022 11:34 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Still looking for hope.
Replies: 12
Views: 541

Re: Still looking for hope.

I have been reading a lot recently about the neurotoxicity of lead. {Strangely lead appears to interact with the amyloid protein.} Lead caused an enormous social crisis in America in the 1960s, 1970s 1980s and 1990s with sky high crime rates and a wide range of social dysfunctions. For those who li...
by floramaria
Mon Sep 12, 2022 11:04 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Novel treatment approach to Alzheimer's disease uses vitamin B1 derivative
Replies: 2
Views: 153

Re: Novel treatment approach to Alzheimer's disease uses vitamin B1 derivative

I have been taking this supplement for some years now https://www.lifeextension.com/vitamins-supplements/item02020/super-carnosine is it effective? beats me as I am a crazy as I used to be, my wife could vouch for that but she is too kind. yes she also takes it. :lol: .."crazy as I used to be&...
by floramaria
Mon Sep 12, 2022 10:50 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Calcium Supplements
Replies: 12
Views: 429

Re: Calcium Supplements

Hi Floramaria! Thanks for the info. I guess I'll ask my cardiologist what calcium is best absorbed that he would recommend. I think I need to take one a day (500-600mg) to supplement what I get in food....but even then, it might not be 1200mg....so I'm considering ways to get 6 oz of yogurt in a da...
by floramaria
Tue Sep 06, 2022 11:30 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Percepta and Deep Sleep
Replies: 1
Views: 158

Re: Percepta and Deep Sleep

Hi, I monitor my sleep and have found a marked decrease in deep sleep from a year ago. While I've been wracking my brain, I stopped taking Percepta at some point at the end of the year. Does anyone have experience with Percepta? Thoughts? Hi Tiramisu1984, I hadn’t heard of Percepta so I looked it u...
by floramaria
Tue Sep 06, 2022 9:59 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Saliva testing for inflammatio
Replies: 1
Views: 127

Re: Saliva testing for inflammatio

https://salimetrics.com/sbb-salivary-biomarkers-of-inflammation/ Any at home kits available? Labs that allow patient order? I never heard of these until I saw Dr. E. Goulder of Ohio for my followup on carotid scan I am at 66 years, and I am 66 years old. Whew. He is Dr. Bredesen certified cardiac s...
by floramaria
Tue Sep 06, 2022 9:44 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Still looking for hope.
Replies: 12
Views: 541

Re: Still looking for hope.

Is there anyone here that is E/4 E/4 and over 65 that is still cognitively healthy? . Yes, 2copies, there are definitely ApoE4/4’s here who are over 65 and cognitively healthy. I hope some of them will see your post and respond. As you spend more time on the site reading posts, you’ll run across ma...
by floramaria
Tue Sep 06, 2022 9:24 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: MAO inhibitor, hyponatrimia
Replies: 3
Views: 188

Re: MAO inhibitor, hyponatrimia

Hello everyone, I still have bouts of insomnia and anxiety. With a MAO inhibitor called moclobemide and HRT and therapy, I am starting to get a few hours in between that are better, Sleep is getting a little better slowly. Many nights I get around 6 hours which is less than I’d like but a lot more ...