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by Alexia C
Mon Sep 12, 2022 6:57 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Common viruses may be triggering the onset of Alzheimer’s disease
Replies: 1
Views: 138

Re: Common viruses may be triggering the onset of Alzheimer’s disease

... proteins in the brain Peer-Reviewed Publication Tufts University Varicella zoster virus, herpes simplex virus and Alzheimer's disease ....... A vaccine for VZV—to prevent chickenpox and shingles—has also been shown to considerably reduce the risk of dementia. It’s possible that the vaccine is ...
by soler97
Wed Sep 07, 2022 5:50 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Covid vaccine causing dementia to worsen
Replies: 2
Views: 232

Re: Covid vaccine causing dementia to worsen

Dear Nancy, Thanks very much for your quick and empathic reply. I appreciate the care you took to put this material together. I will speak to our integrative physician and mention the side effects you highlighted. The first article mentions ways of managing VITT, but obviously, this must be preceded...
by NF52
Tue Sep 06, 2022 9:53 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Covid vaccine causing dementia to worsen
Replies: 2
Views: 232

Re: Covid vaccine causing dementia to worsen

My partner's cognition crashed ten days after receiving the Astra-Zeneca Covid vaccine. Has anyone else seen this happen? If so, does anyone know how to reverse the decline? thanks Tad Hi Tad, I'm sorry to hear that the effort to protect your partner from the risk ...
by soler97
Tue Sep 06, 2022 4:34 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Covid vaccine causing dementia to worsen
Replies: 2
Views: 232

Covid vaccine causing dementia to worsen

My partner's cognition crashed ten days after receiving the Astra-Zeneca Covid vaccine. Has anyone else seen this happen? If so, does anyone know how to reverse the decline?

thanks

Tad
by Greyhound
Thu Sep 01, 2022 2:59 pm
Forum: Science and Research
Topic: Common viruses may be triggering the onset of Alzheimer’s disease
Replies: 1
Views: 138

Common viruses may be triggering the onset of Alzheimer’s disease

... cycles of HSV-1 activation can lead to more inflammation in the brain, production of plaques, and accumulation of neuronal and cognitive damage. A vaccine for VZV—to prevent chickenpox and shingles—has also been shown to considerably reduce the risk of dementia. It’s possible that the vaccine is ...
by JD2020
Fri Aug 19, 2022 11:39 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Still trying to make sense if it is worth APOE4 to get a vaccine for Shingles and VZV?
Replies: 13
Views: 939

Re: Still trying to make sense if it is worth APOE4 to get a vaccine for Shingles and VZV?

Interesting in this recent study the BCG vaccine (100 years old) was shown to be 92% effective against COVID. I read something about that early on in the pandemic. I wonder how many people died because we did not investigate what we already had ...
by Tincup
Thu Aug 18, 2022 6:00 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Still trying to make sense if it is worth APOE4 to get a vaccine for Shingles and VZV?
Replies: 13
Views: 939

Re: Still trying to make sense if it is worth APOE4 to get a vaccine for Shingles and VZV?

There has been consistent data coming out that suggest multiple vaccines, including those for shingles, flu, and BCG (tuberculosis) all may protect against dementia. This may help make up your mind: Herpes Zoster Vaccination Reduces Risk of Dementia. Conclusion: ...
by Anna
Wed Aug 17, 2022 10:54 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Still trying to make sense if it is worth APOE4 to get a vaccine for Shingles and VZV?
Replies: 13
Views: 939

Re: Still trying to make sense if it is worth APOE4 to get a vaccine for Shingles and VZV?

There has been consistent data coming out that suggest multiple vaccines, including those for shingles, flu, and BCG (tuberculosis) all may protect against dementia. This may help make up your mind: Herpes Zoster Vaccination Reduces Risk of Dementia. Conclusion: Our finding that HZ vaccination redu...
by floramaria
Sun Aug 14, 2022 2:40 pm
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Still trying to make sense if it is worth APOE4 to get a vaccine for Shingles and VZV?
Replies: 13
Views: 939

Re: Still trying to make sense if it is worth APOE4 to get a vaccine for Shingles and VZV?

... Around a decade ago, a physician friend who’d seen some devastating cases of shingles recommended I get Zostavax vaccination. I did. When Shingrex vaccine became available, I also got two shots of that. I was told, and also read that it was more effective.
by circular
Sun Aug 14, 2022 10:38 am
Forum: Prevention and Treatment
Topic: Still trying to make sense if it is worth APOE4 to get a vaccine for Shingles and VZV?
Replies: 13
Views: 939

Re: Still trying to make sense if it is worth APOE4 to get a vaccine for Shingles and VZV?

... be likely to have a surprising result or add to clinical recommendations by doctors to take Shingrix after age 50 or so. But the original HV vaccine Zostavax contained a weakened varicella-zoster virus rather than using recombinant technology. I would hope they would study the long-term, ...