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by TheresaB
Sun Nov 28, 2021 8:29 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Osteoarthritis
Replies: 17
Views: 475

Re: Osteoarthritis

For Tincup and TheresaB I am trying to start the Plant Paradox Diet. I have been suffering for a year and a half with OA of the knee. I was a runner and now I can hardly walk. I would like your help in starting to get rid of lectins and hopefully have some resolution. I tried injections of Hyaluron...
by TheresaB
Fri Nov 26, 2021 6:20 am
Forum: Our Stories
Topic: Moving a loved one and re-homing a pet
Replies: 12
Views: 394

Re: Moving a loved one and re-homing a pet

I know this forum is not for caregiving per se, but I'm wondering if anyone has faced moving a loved one to memory care, who has a beloved pet. That maybe not what this forum is about, but I'm so glad you brought this up! I foresee a similar situation with my sister and her cats and want to follow ...
by TheresaB
Sat Nov 20, 2021 7:41 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: European Drug Regulation Advisors Recommend Against Approving Aduhelm in E.U.
Replies: 6
Views: 198

Re: European Drug Regulation Advisors Recommend Against Approving Aduhelm in E.U.

Also the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) just issued a new position statement for ethical guidelines regarding how to advise patients inquiring about aducanumab (aduhelm). "This is a high-cost drug that was approved by the FDA without convincing evidence of benefits and with known harms, so...
by TheresaB
Fri Nov 19, 2021 6:27 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Optimizing OxLDL
Replies: 10
Views: 298

Re: Optimizing OxLDL

Interesting, I'm curious, what do your inflammation markers do after the dental cleaning, my doc has said even just a simple cleaning can release bacteria and lead to inflammation.
by TheresaB
Fri Nov 12, 2021 6:11 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Is there a way to "make oneself available" for research studies etc?
Replies: 1
Views: 112

Re: Is there a way to "make oneself available" for research studies etc?

There's this, ClinicalTrials.gov is a database of privately and publicly funded clinical studies conducted around the world. https://clinicaltrials.gov/ Also Dr Hussein is looking for folks for his Omega-3 study, https://www.omega3brainstudy.com/ you may learn more about that from our podcast with h...
by TheresaB
Sun Oct 10, 2021 11:26 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: apoe4 children have lower IQ`s ?
Replies: 32
Views: 10931

Re: apoe4 children have lower IQ`s ?

This article APOE4: Potential cognitive benefits of the major Alzheimer’s risk gene addresses research that wasn't conducted on children, but nevertheless this is what was found: In 398 study participants who do not have memory and thinking problems, having the APOE4 gene and the presence of b-amylo...
by TheresaB
Tue Oct 05, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Top articles / recent research
Replies: 2
Views: 1547

Re: Top articles / recent research

In addition to this website, we (ApoE4.info) have a Facebook page where articles on current research/interest are posted. Here are the top 10 Facebook posts that generated the most interest during the third quarter (July – September) of this year. 1. Posted August 28, 2021 Brain tissue inflammation ...
by TheresaB
Mon Oct 04, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Cognitive risks associated wth general anethesia in the elderly
Replies: 1
Views: 668

Re: Cognitive risks associated wth general anethesia in the elderly

I witnessed a 90-year-old woman undergo a profound cognitive change for the worse immediately after undergoing a hip replacement under general anesthesia. I was told that these events are not uncommon but that most patients improve in a matter of weeks. In the case I witnessed no improvement has be...