/home/thevacci/public_html/wp-content/themes/wpnewspaper/tpl-recentpost.php

“You may choose to look the other way, but you can never say again that you did not know.”

— William Wilberforce

Recent Posts in Elderly

Page 1 of 1

Strong Evidence Linking Aluminum and Alzheimer’s

Strong Evidence Linking Aluminum and Alzheimer’s

There has been a strong link between human exposure to aluminium and the incidence of Alzheimer’s disease for half a century or more. However, without definite proof, there is still no consensus in the scientific community about the role of this known neurotoxin in this devastating brain disease. The latest research from my group, published in the Journal of Trace Elements in Medicine and Biology, makes this link even more compelling. In my view, the findings are unequivocal in their confirmation of a role for aluminium in some if not all Alzheimer’s disease. At the very least, these…

Flu Shots Rarely Work for People Over Age 65

For the 2014-2015 “flu season,” the reported effectiveness of the annual flu shot was only 14% in those over age 50. It has been long recognized that elderly people do not respond well to vaccination as a whole and that their immune responses to annual influenza vaccinations are especially weak. The elderly are at higher risk for serious complications from infections…

Page 1 of 1