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We may be able to reverse signs of early Alzheimer's disease.

Dr. Dale Bredesen, the Augustus Rose Professor of Neurology and Director of the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at UCLA, was featured in a Dec. 8 CNN Health article about his preliminary study that reversed memory loss in people with Alzheimer’s disease. That report in turn was picked up nationally by more than 40 television stations nationwide, including WXFT-TV (Boston), WFMZ-TV (Philadelphia), and KDVR-TV (Denver). Separately, the research was also reported Dec. 9 by MedicalDaily.com.

Research article:
Bredesen, DE. Reversal of cognitive decline: A novel therapeutic program. AGING 2014;6(9):1-11.

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NPR station reports on reversing memory loss in Alzheimer’s patients.

Dr. Dale Bredesen, the Augustus Rose Professor of Neurology and Director of the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at UCLA, was interviewed Nov. 25 on NPR station KQED 88.5FM (San Francisco) about his preliminary study that reversed memory loss in people with Alzheimer’s disease.

"New Avenues in Alzheimer's Research"
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Audio download: courtesy of KQED 88.5FM

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Voice of America explains how to reverse Alzheimer’s.

Dr. Dale Bredesen, the Augustus Rose Professor of Neurology and Director of the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at UCLA, was featured in a Nov. 6 Voice of America television interview regarding his research showing that memory loss in patients with Alzheimer's may be reversed, and improvement sustained, using a complex, 36-point therapeutic program that involves comprehensive changes in diet, brain stimulation, exercise, optimization of sleep, specific pharmaceuticals and vitamins, and multiple additional steps that affect brain chemistry.

Research article:
Bredesen, DE. Reversal of cognitive decline: A novel therapeutic program. AGING 2014;6(9):1-11.

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Studies link cold sore virus to Alzheimer's risk.

Dr. Gregory Cole, Professor of Medicine and Neurology, and Associate Director of the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research at UCLA, commented in an Oct. 24 HealthDay News article about a study suggesting that the virus that causes common cold sores -- herpes simplex -- might increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease.

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Another report on possible Alzheimer’s breakthrough.

Dr. Dale Bredesen, Augustus Rose Professor of Neurology and Director of the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer's Disease Research, was featured Oct. 7 by Esquire.com regarding his research showing that memory loss in patients with Alzheimer’s may be reversed, and improvement sustained, using a complex, 36-point therapeutic program that involves comprehensive changes in diet, brain stimulation, exercise, optimization of sleep, specific pharmaceuticals and vitamins, and multiple additional steps that affect brain chemistry.

Research article:
Bredesen, DE. Reversal of cognitive decline: A novel therapeutic program. AGING 2014;6(9):1-11.