Researchers Think That Environmental Pollutants are a Significant Cause of Neurodegeneration

Researchers Think That Environmental Pollutants are a Significant Cause of Neurodegeneration

January 25, 2023
Summary: Neurodegenerative disorders like Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s have increased significantly in the last few decades. Researchers think this rise cannot be explained solely based on genetics or population aging. It appears that environmental pollutants are playing a significant role in the rise of neurodegenerative disorders.…

Inflammatory Proteins may Indicate a Lower Risk of Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer’s

Inflammatory Proteins may Indicate a Lower Risk of Cognitive Decline in Alzheimer’s

January 16, 2023
Summary: Higher inflammation is associated with increased risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. However, new studies show that a high level of certain inflammatory markers may suggest a lesser chance of cognitive decline in Alzheimer’s. In the study, researchers enrolled adults with proven amyloid beta…