Can Alzheimer’s Disease Be Diagnosed During Life?

Can Alzheimer’s Disease Be Diagnosed During Life?

Analyzing the levels of beta-amyloid and tau in the spinal fluid can help to confirm that Alzheimer’s is present when the disease is strongly suspected but there is something unusual, such as the individual being younger than age 65.

The Brain Needs Animal Fat

The Brain Needs Animal Fat

Public health officials say these magical plant fats are rich in important PUFAs (polyunsaturated fatty acids) that the human body cannot manufacture and therefore must be obtained from the diet : the essential dietary omega-3 is called Alpha-Linolenic Acid (ALA for short) the essential dietary omega-6 is called Linoleic Acid (LA for short).