• How Side-Sleeping May Protect Against Alzheimer's

    3 monthes ago - By Mercola

    One of the hallmarks of neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is aggregated and typically misfolded proteins in the brain. A 2022 study 1 published in Translational Neurodegeneration discovered a relationship between the system that clears these misfolded proteins and the progression of ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.
    Other neurodegenerative diseases that may be impacted by the system include Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease. 2 These share many physiological similarities despite looking different clinically and having a...
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