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By Debi Barnett Foli
Special to Village News 

Alzheimer's disease and a dietary connection

 

Last updated 7/10/2021 at 8:32am

In 2014, it was estimated that 5.4 million Americans have Alzheimer's disease, a severe form of dementia, and hundreds of thousands more may suffer from an often misdiagnosed subtype called "hippocampal sparing" Alzheimer's, according to recent findings.1,2

The most recent data suggests that well over half a million Americans die from Alzheimer's disease each year, making it the third leading cause of death in the U.S., right behind heart disease and cancer.3,4

As discussed by Dr. Danielle Ofri in a recent New York Times blog, losing your mind, and with it, much of your personality and dign...



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