The Most Dreaded Human Disease

Every six seconds someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer’s is currently the third-leading cause of death in the U.S., killing more Americans than breast and prostate cancers combined. There is no cookie-cutter solution. Each affected individual is unique regarding the mechanisms that drive their disease. The idea of a “silver bullet” is completely obsolete for a disorder this complicated. Instead what we need is…

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Living Long and Well

Age-Defying Habits and the Fountain of Youth by Melinda Hemmelgarn At age 29, Betty Holston Smith, of Rockville, Maryland, weighed more than 200 pounds, smoked cigarettes and ate processed junk food. Now, almost 79 years young, she is a vegan …

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