The Ancient Historian

Ancient history, mountaineering, cycling and other outside adventures

Stunning story on Alzheimer’s today

An article in today’s (August 5) Wall Street Journal discusses recent research that suggests that the chemical changes in the brain that are the precursors to the disease begin years, even decades, before they are detectable. By the time of many diagnoses, it appears that it may already be too late to do anything about it. Want to know why I support Alan Arnette’s 7 Summits quest to support research in Alzheimer’s? When I say about some experience, like climbing Mt Yale for example, “I am going to remember that my whole life,” I really want to!

 

Alan just left for Elbrus. Make a donation today, HERE

 

 

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