In addition to any physician-prescribed medication, some patients choose to undergo alternative treatments for Alzheimer's disease. These treatments can include: Ginkgo biloba, Omega-3, various vitamins and herbs, physical exercise regimens, acupuncture, etc. Any treatment not specifically prescribed by a doctor should be vetted by your doctor before started.
Dr. Mary Newport, who has spent her practice taking care of babies, is also the wife of a man with early-onset Alzheimer's. Newport contacted me and asked if she could send me an article, along with some links to newspaper stories, about an oil found in the coconut tree and its effects on Alzheimer's disease. I said sure. I'm always happy to…