At Altoida, we believe that helping you take charge of your brain health includes making knowledge about the brain and neurological diseases more accessible.
Our brain health resources cover the most common questions about neurological diseases, explaining the gut-brain connection, and more to assist you on your journey to better brain health.
Understanding the Fall Risk for Dementia Patients
Fall risk for dementia patients can be determined by assessing aspects such as gait, balance, vision, medications, behavior, and dementia severity.
Gut Microbiome and Alzheimer's Disease: Breaking Down the Research
The bidirectional relationship between the gut microbiome and Alzheimer’s disease (AD) suggests that gut microbiota dysbiosis may be a risk factor for AD.
How to Prevent Cognitive Decline With These Helpful Tips
To prevent cognitive decline, experts recommend exercising, eating a heart-healthy diet, getting sufficient sleep, and building your cognitive reserve.
Blood Biomarkers for Alzheimer's Disease: Breaking Down The Research
Blood biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease include Aβ1-42, t-Tau, p-Tau181, neurofilament light chain (NfL), and glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP).
Does the Future Hold a Cure For Parkinson’s Disease?
Currently, there is no cure for Parkinson’s disease. However, new treatments are being tested in clinical trials to slow, stop, or even reverse the disease.
Top Risk Factors For Parkinson's Disease
Currently, the most well-established risk factors for Parkinson’s disease are advancing age, male sex, genetics, and exposure to certain toxins.