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DEMENTIA: Angel Duncan, Lower Your Risk for Alzheimer's

March 21, 2022 Michael C Patterson, Angel Duncan Season 1 Episode 39
MINDRAMP PODCAST - LIVE LONG, LIVE WELL
DEMENTIA: Angel Duncan, Lower Your Risk for Alzheimer's
Show Notes Chapter Markers

Angel Duncan has a unique background that combines rigorous scientific research, psychology and the arts. She has worked on clinical trials searching for drug treatments for Alzheimer's disease and has an extensive background as an art therapist.
 
 In this podcast interview, we discuss the failure of the drug industry to find an effective way to treat dementia and Alzheimer's. Angel explains why she believes that behavioral and "holistic" approaches can be effective approaches to lowering the risk factors of cognitive decline.

 Chapters

  • Introduction
  • Alzheimer’s Drug Trials Have Failed
  • The Amyloid Hypothesis
  • Lifestyle Factors; Risk-Management
  • A Cocktail Approach 
  • Summary
  • Conclusion
Introduction
Drug Trials Have Failed
The Amyloid Hypothesis
Lifestyle Factors & Risk-Management
A Cocktail Approach
Summary
Conclusion