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The Science Behind the "Bredesen Protocol"

Copyright 2017 MPI Cognition. Retrieved from https://www.mpicognition.com/science/

The science is complex for average, non-scientific reader. We refer the reader to read several scientific papers and articles published by Dr. Bredesen at https://www.mpicognition.com/science/

In summary, your brain has 100 billion neurons with one quadrillion energy-demanding synapses to power. The demands to form new memories or learn a new skill or retrieve memories in the 1,000,000,000,000,000 connections demand energy and raw materials for optimal neuronal health, synaptic growth and maintenance.

Dr. Bredesen's ReCODE (Reversing Cognitive Decline) program consists of a "comprehensive program of nutrition, synapse supporting supplements, hormonal optimization, specific herbs, sleep optimization and stress reduction - all aimed at shifting the brain's balance from synapse destruction to synapse preservation by removing the contributors (inflammation, shortage of trophic factors, toxic compounds) that trigger the brain's over the top, and ultimately Alzheimer's causing defenses." (Bredesen, 2017, pg.87).

There is no single drug (a silver bullet) to keep the brain healthy or even a combination of drugs to keep the brain healthy. There are multiple factors that affect neuronal health, synaptic plasticity, and the balance the brain requires to stay on the Alzheimer's-preventing pathway. "Neither Aricept nor Namenda gets at the underlying causes of Alzheimer's Disease or stops the disease from worsening - and they certainly do not cure it." (Bredesen, 2017, pg.9).

If you are committed to following the Bredesen Protocol for, at a minimum of six months and brain training for thirty minutes per day, three times per week, there truly is a protocol that you can incorporate in your life to prevent cognitive decline or reverse the neuro threats and risk factors that lead to neuro-degenerative disease of dementia and Alzheimer's Disease by adopting the Bredesen Protocol.

"Alzheimer's Disease is the only one of the nation's ten most common causes of death for which there is no effective treatment. Alzheimer's Disease is worse than fatal. For years and sometimes decades before it opens the door to the grim reaper, Alzheimer's disease robs its victims of their very humanity and terrorizes their families. Their memories, their capacity for thought, their ability to live full and independent lives - all gone, in a grim and unrelenting descent into a mental abyss where they no longer know their loved ones, their past, the world, or themselves." (Bredesen, 2017, pgs. 4-5).

About Dr. Dale E. Bredesen, MD Visit: https://www.mpicognition.com/bredesen/

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*Dale E. Bredesen, MD. "The End of Alzheimer's." The first program to prevent and reverse cognitive decline. Copyright © 2017 Random House, LLC, New York, NY ISBN 9780735216204

 

 

*Nutrigenomics is a branch of nutritional genomics and is the study of the effects of foods  and food constituents on gene expression. This means that nutrigenomics is research focusing on identifying and understanding molecular-level interaction between nutrients and other dietary bioactives with the genome. Nutrigenomics has also been described by the influence of genetic variation on nutrition by correlating gene expression or SNF's  with a nutrient's absorption, metabolism, elimination or biological effects. By doing so, nutrigenomics aims to develop rational means to optimise nutrition with respect to the subject's genotype.

By determining the mechanism of the effects of nutrients or the effects of a nutritional regime, nutrigenomics tries to define the causality|relationship between these specific nutrients and specific nutrient regimes (diets) on human health. Nutrigenomics has been associated with the idea of personalized nutrition based on genotype. While there is hope that nutrigenomics will ultimately enable such personalised dietary advice, it is a science still in its infancy and its contribution to public health over the next decade is thought to be major. While nutrigenomics is aimed at developing an understanding of how the whole body responds to a food via systems biology, research into the effect of a single gene/single food compound relationships is known as nutrigenetics.

 

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