Alzheimer’s, APOE and Dementia: Helping You Prevent Cognitive Decline
Dr. Tom O’Bryan
Dr. Tom O’Bryan is an internationally recognized speaker and workshop leader specializing in the complications of Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity and Celiac Disease as they occur inside and outside of the intestines. He is the founder of www.theDr.com. He recently hosted the paradigm-shifting ‘The Gluten Summit – A Grain of Truth’, bringing together 29 of the world’s experts on Celiac Disease and Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity at www.theglutensummit.com. Dr. O’Bryan’s website: TheDr.com.
APOE, the gene that indicates susceptibility to cognitive decline such as Alzheimer’s, is a scary topic. But the good news is that the science is changing. When you get tested and know whether you have the APOE gene, you are empowered to take steps to prevent it. Tune in for this important talk with Dr. Tom O’Bryan. In this interview, you’ll discover:
1:45 How patients have turned around their cognitive decline
2:28 Alzheimer’s is a condition, not a mechanism
2:50 What makes someone genetically vulnerable to cognitive decline?
3:29 What if you have the APOE gene
5:15 What are the APOE types?
6:15 APOE4 statistics
8:09 Biomarkers – What are they? What do they tell us about the brain?
9:05 How Dr. O’Bryan approaches patients with APOE
10:30 Empowering people to make lifestyle changes
11:00 Sports and the dangers of head traumas with APOE4
17:10 You’re not destined anymore
18:00 Functional and naturopathic principles affect your genes