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Sep 13

Alzeimer's: Can coconut oil ease it? Families who've given it to loved ones swear by it | Mail Online

One morning last month, Vrajlal Parmar got up, washed and dressed himself, and at 10am boarded the council minibus to a nearby leisure centre.

In the evening, the 67-year-old former production line worker from London took the bus home.

Nothing remarkable there — except that nearly a year earlier Mr Parmar had been diagnosed as being in the late stages of Alzheimer’s.

via Alzeimer's: Can coconut oil ease it? Families who've given it to loved ones swear by it | Mail Online.

11
May 13

MCT Fats Found In Coconut Oil Boost Brain Function In Only One Dose | REALfarmacy.com | Healthy News and Information

Medium Chain Triglycerides (MCTs), the primary type of fat found within coconut oil, have been found to boost cognitive performance in older adults suffering from memory disorders as serious as Alzheimer’s — and not after months or even days of treatment, but after a single dose!

A groundbreaking 2004 study published in the journal Neurobiology of Aging found that the administration of medium chain triglycerides (MCTs), the primary fat type found in coconut oil, almost immediately improved cognitive function in older adults with memory disorders.

via MCT Fats Found In Coconut Oil Boost Brain Function In Only One Dose | REALfarmacy.com | Healthy News and Information.

6
Feb 13

Marijuana Compound Found Superior To Drugs For Alzheimer’s | Consciousness TV

A remarkable study published in the journal Molecular Pharmacology in 2006, found that this long vilified plant contains a compound with not one, but two therapeutic properties ideal for addressing both the surface symptom memory problems and root cause brain plaque of Alzheimer's disease. This is an ironic finding, considering that the prevailing stereotype is that using marijuana "fries" the brain, leading to debilitating memory issues.

via Marijuana Compound Found Superior To Drugs For Alzheimer’s | Consciousness TV.