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Living with Dementia


A patient’s own skin cells may one day treat multiple diseases

The possibility of developing stem cells from a patient’s own skin and using them to treat conditions as diverse as Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer’s disease and cancer has generated tremendous excitement in the stem cell research community in recent years. Such therapies would avoid the controversial need for using stem cells derived from human embryos,… A patient’s own skin cells may one day treat multiple diseases   

Alzheimer’s Disease

moderate dementia1 - harmful cholesterol1 - medicare1 - aripiprazole1 - effective aging1 - alzheimer's association6 - physical reality exercises1 - risk of stroke1 - csf1 - reverse cholesterol transport1 - mediterranean diet1 - loss of judgement1 - antiviral drugs1 - delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol1 - beta-amyloid8 - decline in memory1 - dementia decline1 - pet1 - fish consumption1 - mri2 - kraepelin3 - lewy body1 - neuronal membrane1 - syndrome of dementia1 - fight dementia1 - wernicke's encephalopathy4 - huntington's chorea1 - judgment1 - computerized tomography1 - amyloid plaques13 -