Home » aged care » Olives and Alzheimer’s: Another delicious prevention?

Olives and Alzheimer’s: Another delicious prevention?

Gail Worthington-Eyre

Gail is an experienced brand manager, social media manager, and general business manager and has expertise in the following business areas. Aged Care, health product branding and advertising campaign development, strategic planning and business development. Gail Worthington-Eye is the author of a Marketing guide and 3 self help books.

Adelaide, Australia

Social Media, Brand management, General Business Management, Author.


Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.


interesting and tasty, this is a nice way to avoid dementia.

Mind Matters

thCA79F9Z6Olive Oil has been touted as a food source to help reduce our risk for dementia, with the prevalence of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) being lower in Mediterranean countries. Now there are some preliminary data to support this claim and explain how it helps.

Amal Kaddoumi and colleagues recently published a study in the journal ACS Chemical Neuroscience that suggests the benefit is found in a component of the oil that helps remove some of the proteins from our brain that are associated with the development and progression of AD symptoms.  Although once  thought to be the benefit of monounsaturated fats found in the olive oil, new data suggests that the protective factor might be from something called oleocanthal. This substance seems to boost two enzymes used to help rid the brain of beta-amyloid…remember that beta-amyloid we’ve written so much about in the past? Extra-virgin olive oil appears to be particularly promising based…

View original post 80 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s


Free, weight loss programs


Smile! You’re at the best site ever


Social Media Marketing, Internet Marketing and MLM


Social Media Marketing, Internet Marketing and MLM


This site is the bee's knees

WINNING IDEAS - Tien Wong's Blog

On Leadership and Hypergrowth in the Entrepreneurial Economy

The Pinstriped Suit

Loud Opinions and Good Ideas on Entrepreneurship, Personal Development and Authentic Living


Just another site

%d bloggers like this: