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What Would It Take to Get an Effective Alzheimer’s Drug? 

Almost 47 million people live with dementia worldwide, and that number is expected to reach 131 million in 2050, according to Alzheimer's Disease International (ADI). Dementia due to Alzheimer's disease (AD) is estimated to account for 60 to 80 percent of cases. Dementia affects about half of the population age 85 years or older.

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Dr. Sears Comments:

Dr. Barry Sears

How about trying Plan FO as in high-dose fish oil to reduce neuroinflammation.  It was shown in 2000 (Conquer et al Lipids 35:1302) that a lower AA/EPA ratio was a significant difference in age-matched individuals with and without dementia.  The fastest way to lower the AA/EPA ratio is high-dose fish oil.


  1. Loretta

    what fish oil can you recommend for me. I am 66 and have not physical ailments and on no medications.
    I recently had an increase in my Cholesterol.


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