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FDA panel criticizes agency approval of controversial $56,000 Alzheimer’s drug

The advisory panel that reviewed the controversial and expensive Alzheimer’s disease drug Aduhelm criticized the Food and Drug Administration for approving it, saying that the agency used a standard not supported by evidence. The advisory committee, known as the Peripheral and Central Nervous System Advisory Committee, examined the evidence for Aduhelm in November 2020 and… Read More »

Canadian study fuels theory that Alzheimer’s is auto-immune disorder, opening new treatment options

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health and Wellness Health Canada Using sophisticated lab techniques, the team found strong evidence in Alzheimer’s sufferers of several ‘autoantibodies’ that bind to brain-specific proteins Author of the article: Tom Blackwell Publishing date: May 14, 2021  •  19 hours ago  •  4 minute read  •  54 Comments Finding a treatment for Alzheimer’s… Read More »