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New 'Peanut Butter Test' Is A Quick And Easy Screen For Alzheimer's

New 'Peanut Butter Test' Is A Quick And Easy Screen For Alzheimer's | cognition | Scoop.it
You may not have heard of "the peanut butter test," but it could become a fantastically low-cost and non-invasive way to test for Alzheimer's.
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Could it be that simple?

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Food for thought: Eat your way to dementia - health - 03 September 2012 - New Scientist

Food for thought: Eat your way to dementia - health - 03 September 2012 - New Scientist | cognition | Scoop.it

Sugar junkies take note: a calorific diet isn't just bad for your body, it may also trigger Alzheimer's disease

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An Olive Oil Compound That Makes Your Throat Itch May Prevent Alzheimer's: Scientific American

An Olive Oil Compound That Makes Your Throat Itch May Prevent Alzheimer's: Scientific American | cognition | Scoop.it
An olive oil compound that makes your throat itch may also help prevent Alzheimer's
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Some studies have shown that oleocanthal interferes with the formation of characteristic neurofibrillary tangles and beta-amyloid plaques, both of which play principal roles in Alzheimer's neurological devastation.

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