Glymphatic brain clearance system – draining the brain

The glymphatic system, which was identified in 2012, is the network that clears out waste products from the brain and central nervous system. Essentially, this system is the way that fluid surrounding the brain and spinal column moves out of the brain, carrying waste products with it. The glymphatic system is found in the areas … Read More

Clinical trial showing reversal of early Alzheimer’s

A pre-print study posted in May 2021 shows positive results in a clinical trial with the goal of reversing early Alzheimer’s disease. This is big! An attitude of acceptance that Alzheimer’s is a non-reversible fate prevails in medical practices, and a positive clinical trial showing marked improvement in many participants is wonderful to see. The … Read More

Lithium orotate: A natural mineral that affects mood, Alzheimer’s disease, and aging

I read a lot of studies on health and genetics, and I keep finding research on the mineral lithium popping up. Topics such as circadian rhythm dysfunction, Alzheimer’s disease, telomere length, type 2 diabetes, and obesity…all linking to lithium? The rest of this article explains the research showing the importance of this mineral in our … Read More

Alzheimer’s prevention through targeting the liver

Preventing Alzheimer’s is at the top of the list for many people when considering longevity and healthspan. Genetics, as well as environmental factors, play into the susceptibility to this disease of aging. While most focus is on the brain, recent research shows points to another key player in Alzheimer’s prevention: the liver! Bile acids, Alzheimer’s, … Read More