Saturday 02/25/12Posted: February 25, 2012
I know a guy who has Alzheimer’s disease. You would not wish this disease on your second-to-worst enemy.
(I reserve your worst enemy for your discretion.)
Alzheimer’s occurs when an amylase protein our bodies naturally produce starts to build up in our brains, and our systems do not eliminate it correctly. Consequently, that protein-buildup inflames brain tissue, which inflammation destroys neurons. Neurons are pretty important–as you might guess.
It appears that a component of tumeric, which is a component in yellow mustard, helps.
It’s called curcumin. It seems to bust up the Alzheimer’s protein–and perhaps it actually reverses Alzheimer’s.
Or just listen to some disco music to help your brain: