New Alzheimer’s Drug Holds Out Hope for Those at Risk of the Disease – IOTW Report

New Alzheimer’s Drug Holds Out Hope for Those at Risk of the Disease

BBC

The first drug to slow the destruction of the brain in Alzheimer’s has been heralded as momentous.

The research breakthrough ends decades of failure and shows a new era of drugs to treat Alzheimer’s – the most common form of dementia – is possible.

Yet the medicine, lecanemab, has only a small effect and its impact on people’s daily lives is debated. And the drug works in the early stages of the disease, so most would miss out without a revolution in spotting it. More


16 Comments on New Alzheimer’s Drug Holds Out Hope for Those at Risk of the Disease

  1. Even though lecanemab (where do they come up with these names?) may be be all that efficacious, perhaps its properties will help in the development of follow-on medicines that work better>

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  2. What are the chances it starts with mRNA. Cheaper to just euthanize. Originally part of Obamacare, death counseling after age 74.
    To bad it doesn’t apply to congress. Could it be made retroactive?

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  3. It’s time to make 2023 seem like 1776!

    Are you ready to take to the streets?
    Are you ready to march for justice against illegitimacy in government, politics, and censorship?

    Are you ready to dump woke and go for hope?

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  4. But the CDC with drag their feet for years, saying its efficacy and safety need to be thoroughly tested and evaluated….
    Wait, what?

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  5. At this point they could announce a cure for cancer and I’d not take it.

    Trust is gone. Use constant discretion.

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  6. “I want a new drug, one that won’t make me sick
    One that won’t make me crash my car
    Or make me feel three-feet thick….” H Lewis
    Follow the money. The Government and their partner “Big Pharma” want you on drugs….. sedate, obese, weak, sick, afraid and easy to control.
    FJB

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  7. Brad,
    1776 has to start somewhere but we have to start by getting up, going to the window and yelling “I am mad as hell” and we the people are coming for you…

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  8. Whut I feel like doing is getting up, going to the window and yelling “I am pissed as hell” while peeing on the heads of Liberals below and then telling them “it’s just raining!”… just they’ve been doing to us!

    See…. how do YOU like it now!

  9. Cut down on sugar. It crystallizes in the brain and builds up over time. A baby aspirin helps to thin the blood and break up the sugar. Look it up.

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