When over five million Americans live with some type of Dementia, news that degenerative brain diseases such as Alzheimer’s is on the decline is welcome indeed. The Framingham Heart Study, a joint project undertaken by the National Heart, Blood, and Lung Institute and Boston University, has been studying dementia since 1975.
The study followed 2,000 people, mostly Caucasian, who ranged in age from 60 to 101. Claudia Satizabal, an instructor at the Boston University School of Medicine and lead author of the study, says “[the] study offers cautious hope that some cases of dementia … Read More
This article Study Shows Decline in Rates of Alzheimer’s and Other Dementia originally published at Daily Free Health Articles and Natural Health Advice by Adrian Newman, B.A..