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Im in awe of people out there who deal with Alzheimers because they have to deal with death 10 times over year after year -Marcia Wallace According to alzorg in the year of 2013 Alzheimers is the sixth leading cause of death more than five million Americans are living with this disease and one in three seniors dies from some form of dementia In 2012 154 million caregivers provided more than 175 billion hours of unpaid care valued at 216 billion nearly 15 of caregivers for people with Alzheimers or another dementia are long-distance caregivers In 2013 Alzheimers will cost the nation 203 billion This number is expected to rise to 12 trillion by 2050 and with all these numbers there isnt one cure But there are treatments here in America to kind of prolong the time that they have left here on earth But are there better treatments in other countries such as India or ChinaAlthough there are all these treatments there is no real cure for this disease here in America only treatments to help prolong the individuals awareness and memory Some of the treatments here in America consist of antidepressants for mood swings anxiolytics for anxiety antipsychotic medications for hallucinations Alzorg and for non-medication approach for the person living with AD is first creating a safe and supporting environment exercise nutrition etc AlzorgAccording to the National Academy of Sciences in a previous study they found that human neural stem cells exposed to high concentrations of secreted amyloid-precursor protein in vitro differentiated into mainly astrocytes suggesting that pathological alterations in the 9App processing during neurodegenerative condition such as AD and they quote In this study we found reductions of APP and glial fibrillary acidic protein GFAP levels in the hippocampus of APP23 mice after 14 days treatment with -Phenserine 25 mgkg lacking ChEl activity No significant change in APP gene expression was detected suggesting that -Phenserine decreases APP levels and reactive astrocytes by
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