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Antidepressant May Slow Alzheimer’s Disease, Study Finds.

With the number of people living with dementia expected to double to 65.7 million by 2030, any breakthrough in the Alzheimer's arena is a welcome one -- especially if it leads to a method for slowing the disease.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

It’s not clear that beta amyloid plaques are the cause of Alzheimer’s. They’re present in Alzheimer’s patients, but they are also present in patients without dementia. The only thing that is truly known to be associated with Alzheimer’s is neuroinflammation.

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