Category: Dementia

29 . 03 . 2021

The Gut-Brain Axis: a two-way street

The bi-directional communication between the central nervous system and the gut is increasingly accepted and supported from a scientific point of view. In this article, we will explore the mechanisms behind this relationship.

Categories: Dementia, Microbiome, Stress

19 . 10 . 2020

The Potential Cognitive Effect of Statins

Statins are a class of drugs used to lower cholesterol levels and treat cardiovascular disease. Given the prevalence of cardiovascular disease, it is not surprising that they are among the world’s most prescribed drugs.


17 . 05 . 2019

Sleep Deprivation and Alzheimer's Disease

The restorative effect of sleep has deserved great scientific attention in recent years. Poor sleep in quantity and quality increases the risk of cardiovascular disease, cancer, and dementia. This article will focus on the influence of sleep deprivation on the development of dementia, specifically Alzheimer’s disease.

Categories: Dementia, Sleep

26 . 10 . 2018

Insulin Resistance in Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s disease is a degenerative condition that affects the central nervous system, leading to marked deficits in cognitive function. In the industrialized world the prevalence of this disease has been increasing and new ways of preventing it are being investigated.

Categories: Dementia, Metabolism