Tag: Alzheimer’s disease

Distinguishing Between Normal Brain Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 313

Distinguishing Between Normal Brain Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 313

As you age, you may begin to wonder, “is it normal forgetfulness or is this something else?” This episode is designed to help you identify the difference between Alzheimer’s and normal brain aging.  

This Gene Increases The Risk of Alzheimer’s; How to Fight Back – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 301

This Gene Increases The Risk of Alzheimer’s; How to Fight Back – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 301

There is a gene called the APOE4 gene that significantly increases your risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease. You inherit these genes, however, a recently released report discusses how you can fight back and minimize your risk.

Benfotiamine: The Vitamin That Supports Memory – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 270

Benfotiamine: The Vitamin That Supports Memory – InVite Health Podcast, Episode 270

Thiamine is a B vitamin that is involved with many important activities in the human body, including creating energy out of the sugar in your food, blood sugar control, heart health, nerve health and brain health. A form of thiamine called Benfotiamine has been studied for its memory support benefits.

New Study: Resveratrol May Protect Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease

New Study: Resveratrol May Protect Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease

Resveratrol, already the focus of a number of studies on brain health, may be an effective way to help slow the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. In previous studies from the University of Reading in the UK and another from the Max Plank Institute in Germany, 

Bringing Awareness to Alzheimer’s Disease

Bringing Awareness to Alzheimer’s Disease

The month of June isn’t only known as the official start to summer – it is also Alzheimer’s and Brain Awareness month!

Could Cocoa Extract Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease?

Could Cocoa Extract Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease?

Photo by Nordwood Themes on Unsplash A new study conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City has determined that an extract of the cocoa plant may help to block damage to the nerve pathways seen in patients with