Environmental Causes and Prevention Measures for Alzheimer s Disease

Written By George J. Brewer
Environmental Causes and Prevention Measures for Alzheimer   s Disease
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 26 September 2017
  • ISBN : 0128111631
  • Pages : 154 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Environmental Causes and Prevention Measures for Alzheimer s Disease

Environmental Causes and Prevention Measures for Alzheimer   s Disease
  • Author : George J. Brewer
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-26
  • Total pages : 154
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : Environmental Causes and Prevention Measures for Alzheimer’s Disease examines the increased incidence of the disease in developed countries and aims to educate neuroscientists, medical practitioners and other educated individuals on new insights into environmental causation, primarily metals. This book looks into the web of evidence around the hypothesis of ...

Contributions of Apolipoprotein E and Environmental Factors in Alzheimer s Disease

Contributions of Apolipoprotein E and Environmental Factors in Alzheimer s Disease
  • Author : Kelly C. McMullen
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 40
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a debilitating neurodegenerative disorder, which currently affects nearly 5.5 million people in the United States alone. Clinical features often exhibited in AD include memory loss, unusual behavior, personality changes, and impaired cognitive function. The primary molecular hallmarks of AD include deposits of senile plaques and neurofibrillary tangles ...

Alzheimer s Disease and Air Pollution

Alzheimer s Disease and Air Pollution
  • Author : L. Calderón-Garcidueñas
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release Date : 2021-05-03
  • Total pages : 616
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : Most people think of Alzheimer’s disease as a condition which predominately affects elderly people, but an increasing amount of evidence indicates that in populations exposed to high concentration of air pollutants, Alzheimer’s disease development and progression can be identified in pediatric and young adulthood ages. Cognitive, olfactory, gait, ...

Cognitive Decline

Cognitive Decline
  • Author : H. M. Fillit,Howard Fillit,R. N. Butler
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2006-06
  • Total pages : 152
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : Cognitive Decline - Strategies for Prevention examines the problems associated with our understanding of the ageing brain, whether or not such decline is inevitable and if there are practical steps which can be taken to prevent or minimise cognitive decline in late life. Preventive medical strategies have primarily targeted the ...

Water Chemistry

Water Chemistry
  • Author : Murat Eyvaz,Ebubekir Yüksel
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2020-02-05
  • Total pages : 250
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : Water, which plays an important role in every aspect of our daily lives, is the most valuable natural resource we have on this planet. Drinking, bathing, cooking, regeneration, cleaning, production, energy, and many other uses of water originate from some of its versatile, useful, basic, and unique features. The access, ...

Neurodegenerative Diseases Integrative PPPM Approach as the Medicine of the Future

Neurodegenerative Diseases  Integrative PPPM Approach as the Medicine of the Future
  • Author : Silvia Mandel
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-03-12
  • Total pages : 398
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : This book will compile a collection of chapters dedicated to varied aspects of PPPM in neuropsychiatric and neurodegenerative diseases. Among the topics to be covered are: Recent advances in ALS research News about Clinical aspects and advanced therapy approaches in personalized treatment of ALS Schizophrenia: New treatments and clinical aspects ...

Genes Environment and Alzheimer s Disease

Genes  Environment and Alzheimer s Disease
  • Author : Orly Lazarov,Giuseppina Tesco
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-02-25
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : Genes, Environment and Alzheimer's Disease discusses the role that activities such as exercise can play in cardiovascular health, while also highlighting the fact that the last 10 years have brought great discoveries in the strong environmental component of brain disorders, neurodegeneration, and cognitive decline. It is now clear that brain insult ...

Defense Against Alzheimer s Disease DAAD

Defense Against Alzheimer s Disease  DAAD
  • Author : H.J. Roberts, M.D.
  • Publisher : Sunshine Sentinel PressInc
  • Release Date : 1995
  • Total pages : 236
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : Alzheimer's disease is a relentless affliction of the brain. It destroys memory, undermines personality, and ultimately causes or accelerates death. No specific or effective treatment has been found for this new and escalating degenerative social and economic scourge of the 20th Century.The pessimism extends to prevention... largely because the ...

Healthy Brain Aging Evidence Based Methods to Preserve Brain Function and Prevent Dementia An issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine E Book

Healthy Brain Aging  Evidence Based Methods to Preserve Brain Function and Prevent Dementia  An issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine   E Book
  • Author : Abhilash K. Desai
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2010-03-17
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : This issue examines what is a healthy aging brain and covers preventive measures for succesful cognitive aging. Topics covered include: A road map to healthy aging brain; Cardiovascular risk factors, cerebrovascular disease burden and healthy aging brain; Healthy aging brain: Impact of head injury, alcohol and environmental toxins; Healthy aging ...

Directions in Person Environment Research and Practice Routledge Revivals

Directions in Person Environment Research and Practice  Routledge Revivals
  • Author : Jack Nasar,Wolfgang F. E. Preiser
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-06-10
  • Total pages : 379
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : First published in 1999, this book presents a fresh and diverse set of perspectives representing key directions of research and practice in the field of environmental design research. Leading researchers in various areas of person-environment research, such as privacy, children’s environment, post-occupancy evaluation, environmental cognition, environmental aesthetics, crime prevention, housing ...

Biological and Environmental Factors Impacting Risk of Cognitive Decline

Biological and Environmental Factors Impacting Risk of Cognitive Decline
  • Author : Laurel Martin-Harris
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 83
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : Diseases of aging, such as Alzheimer's, occur at the hands of many cumulative risk factors occurring over a lifetime. As with virtually all non-mendelian diseases, genetics and environment play essential and synergistic roles in disease development. Disentangling the relative contributions of risk factors will aide future prevention in youth to ...

Epidemiology of Alzheimer s Disease From Gene to Prevention

Epidemiology of Alzheimer   s Disease  From Gene to Prevention
  • Author : Richard Mayeux
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 136
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : This volume contains the proceedings of the 14th Colloque Médecine et Recherche of the Fondation Ipsen pour la Recherche Thérapeutique devoted to Alzheimer's Disease and dedicated to the epidemiological study of this dementia, a very important issue because the incidence and prevalence of Alzheimer's Disease rise exponentially with ...

Diagnosis and Treatment in Internal Medicine

Diagnosis and Treatment in Internal Medicine
  • Author : Patrick Davey,David Sprigings
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-08-30
  • Total pages : 1280
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : Diagnosis and Treatment in Internal Medicine equips trainee doctors with the essential skills and core knowledge to establish a diagnosis reliably and quickly, before outlining the management of the clinical condition diagnosed. Organised into three sections, the first provides a vital overview, whilst the second focuses on common presentations and ...

The XX Brain

The XX Brain
  • Author : Lisa Mosconi PhD
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-03-10
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : The instant New York Times bestseller! "In The XX Brain, Lisa meticulously guides us in the ways we can both nourish and protect ourselves, body and mind, to ensure our brains remain resilient throughout our lives." --from the foreword by Maria Shriver The first book to address cognitive enhancement and ...

Therapeutic Strategies in Dementia

Therapeutic Strategies in Dementia
  • Author : Craig W. Ritchie
  • Publisher : Clinical Pub Serv
  • Release Date : 2006-04
  • Total pages : 362
  • ISBN : 0128111631
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Summary : Widely acknowledged as one of the most challenging aspects of dealing with an aging population, the increasing prevalence of cognitive decline in the elderly presents the clinician with a variety of complex therapeutic problems. Alzheimer's disease and other dementias vary in their onset and progression, as do patients in their ...