New Medications in Alzheimer

(May 2020) Much of Alzheimer disease (AD) research has been traditionally based on the use of animals, which have been extensively applied in an effort to both improve our understanding of the pathophysiological mechanisms of the disease and to test novel therapeutic approaches. However, decades of such research have not effectively translated into substantial therapeutic…

Diabetes, the Hostile Shade

(June 2019) “Diabetes is a disease which often shows itself in families in which insanity prevails.” Sir HenryMaudsley, The Pathology ofMind, 1879. There are several oxidative stress-related pathways interconnecting Alzheimer’s disease and type II diabetes, two public health problems worldwide. Coincidences are so compelling that it is attractive to speculate they are the same disorder….