In this episode we talk about a recent study that sheds some light on why almost 50% of people with Alzheimer's have hyperinsulinemia.
A new study looked at the effect that sugar has on the macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) enzyme.
A diet high in sugar can destroy the MIF enzyme. Why is that a big deal?
The MIF enzyme plays a massive role in your immune response.
Too much sugar can lead to out of control inflammation in your brain.
Dementia and Alzheimer's are a growing problem.
Dementia is now the #1 killer in the U.K.
More seniors die with Alzheimers's than breast cancer and prostate cancer combined.
We also talk about some practical ways to help protect your brain from inflammation.