The public demand for education on Alzheimer's disease and nutrition has risen exponentially in the past decade mostly due to the increase in research with scientific evidence of nutrients that promote Alzheimer's prevention.
The number of people living with dementia worldwide today is now estimated at 44 million. By this number will have trebled. Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia know no social, economic, ethnic or geographical boundaries. It is a truly global epidemic.
According to the World Health Organization, dementia cases are forecasted to triple by It is expected million people will be affected. Alzheimer’s is said to be the most common cause of dementia and is reported to contribute up to of cases.
Researchers have shown that clearance of the substance amyloid-beta that forms plaques is impaired in individuals with Alzheimer’s. A group of 12 individuals with early Alzheimer’s were compared to 12 cognitively normal individuals