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Fructose and Maltodextrin may not be a Sweet Deal for Alzheimer’s Prevention

 There has been quite a bit of recent controversy about which sweeteners are best for Alzheimer’s prevention.  Many new sweeteners (found in sports drinks and bars as well as many other foods) claim to offer healthy complex carbohydrate ingredients.  Two such  substances are “fructose” and “maltodextrin.”  If you read food labels there is no doubt you have [...]

Adequate Daily Intake of Vitamin D May be a Vital Part of Alzheimer’s Prevention

There has been a lot of attention on the health benefits of vitamin D recently.  Adequate levels of Vitamin D may be related to bone health, anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidative properties, as well as cardiovascular health.  Now the attention has turned to the relationship between improved cognition and vitamin D which may turn out to be [...]

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Harvard-trained Neurologist, Richard S. Isaacson, M.D. currently serves as Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology, Vice Chair of Education, and Education Director of the McKnight Brain Institute in the Department of Neurology at the University of Miami (UM) Miller School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Neurology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School, and his medical internship at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, FL. Prior to joining UM, he served as Associate Medical Director of the Wien Center for Alzheimers disease and Memory Disorders at Mount Sinai.

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