Neurodegenerative Diseases

Do Neurodegenerative Diseases Actually Begin in the Gut?

Involuntary tremors. Increased forgetfulness. Difficulty with finding words. Feelings of depression and anxiety. These are just a few of the devastating effects associated with neurodegeneration – a slow progressive breakdown of the brain’s ability to function correctly. And while the brain and nervous system may be the target of these debilitating disorders, there is mounting evidence…


Can we cure Alzheimer’s Disease? Understanding the link between toxic exposures, insulin resistance, and brain health.

The recent discoveries surrounding Alzheimer’s suggest that one day getting this disease could become optional. In understanding the progression of this disease better, researchers are finding ways to catch it earlier and identify contributing factors so that we can prevent, stop, and reverse this devastating condition.

Will I Get Alzheimer's disease? Everything You Need to Know About the APOe Gene!

Will I Get Alzheimer’s Disease? Everything You Need to Know About the APOe Gene!

Will I get Alzheimer’s disease?  Everything you need to know about the ApoE gene! Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that involves gradual cognitive decline.  About 13% of people over 65 years old have Alzheimer’s disease and nearly 45% of people over the age of 85 have it.  (Source)  Much evidence points to an…