April 4, 2017
Dr. Jonathan Jackson, Instructor in Neurology, Harvard Medical School and Masschusetts General Hospital was recently interviewed by the Worcester Telegram at the Alzheimer's Association 2017 AlzTalk at Quinsigamond Community College. In his talk, Dr. Jackson briefly reviewed the aging process, and the basics of Alzheimer's disease. The Mediterranean diet is the current "darling" of researchers, he said, as studies indicate it could markedly reduce the chances of acquiring the disease. In recent years, the focus of research has shifted to prevention, but the key to any cure or preventative treatment lies in clinical trials.
To read the full Telegram article, "Alzheimer's research shifts to prevention, with diet as latest 'darling'", click here.