Sugar’s ‘tipping point’ link to Alzheimer’s disease revealed (Science Blog)

Date: 
03 March, 2017
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Science Blog
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"For the first time a “tipping point” molecular link between the blood sugar glucose and Alzheimer’s disease has been established by scientists, who have shown that excess glucose damages a vital enzyme involved with inflammation response to the early stages of Alzheimer’s. Abnormally high blood sugar levels, or hyperglycaemia, is well-known as..." Continue reading.