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Creator of Neurcumin

Nasser Razack, M.D.

Interventional Neuroradiologist

Creator of Neurcumin


Curry Spice Reduces Oxidative Damage and Amyloid Pathology

November 15th, 2015 (No Comments)

Abstract Inflammation in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) patients is characterized by increased cytokines and activated microglia. Epidemiological studies suggest reduced AD risk associates with long-term use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Whereas chronic ibuprofen suppressed inflammation and plaque-related pathology in an Alzheimer transgenic APPSw mouse model (Tg2576), excessive use of NSAIDs targeting cyclooxygenase I can cause […]

Curcumin Inhibits Formation of Amyloid Beta Oligomers

November 11th, 2015 (No Comments)

Gregory M Cole talks with and answers a few questions about this month’s Fast Moving Fronts paper in the field of Biology & Biochemistry. Article: Curcumin inhibits formation of amyloid beta oligomers and fibrils, binds plaques, and reduces amyloid in vivo Article: Curcumin inhibits formation of amyloid beta oligomers and fibrils, binds plaques, and […]

Effects of Curcumin (turmeric) on Alzheimer’s Disease

November 10th, 2015 (No Comments)

  Click diagram to enlarge.   Ann Indian Acad Neurol. 2008 Jan-Mar; 11(1): 13–19. doi:  10.4103/0972-2327.40220 PMCID: PMC2781139 The effect of curcumin (turmeric) on Alzheimer’s disease: An overview Shrikant Mishra and Kalpana Palanivelu Department of Neurology, VA/USC 16111, Sepulveda, CA, USA For correspondence: Shrikant Mishra, Department of Neurology, VA/USC 16111, Plummer Street, Sepulveda, CA, 91343 […]

New Study Shows Active Ingredient in Neurcumin Helps Heart

November 8th, 2015 (No Comments)

Curcumin improves heart function, survival after CPR By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS  The active ingredient in the spice turmeric, called curcumin, may help shield the heart from damage after cardiac arrest and resuscitation, according to two animal studies presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2015. In the first study, researchers evenly divided 24 […]

You Are What You Eat

October 9th, 2015 (No Comments)

                    You Are What You Eat                          By Dr. Nasser Razack A healthy diet and lifestyle are vital to warding off a number of diseases, including heart disease, certain cancers, diabetes, stroke and even Alzheimer’s disease. […]