IJCNSD (2018), Vol. 1, Issue 01

  • Association Between Alzheimers Disease and Obesity

    Association Between Alzheimer’s Disease and Obesity Inácio, A.V.G.T1; Araújo, M.L.S2; Inácio, M.L.G.T3; Maia, L.M.S.S4 1,2,3Student of the Medicine Course of the Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE; 4Teacher/Researcher of the Department of Histology and Embryology of the Center of Biosciences of the Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE. Introduction: Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is characterized by progressive loss of cognitive ability, with deposits of extraneuronal beta-amyloid peptides and neurofibrillary tangles derived from intracellular TAU proteins in the central nervous system (CNS)….

  • Prevention of Alzheimer Through the Mediterranean Diet

    Prevention of Alzheimer Through the Mediterranean Diet Inácio, A.V.G.T1; Araújo, M.L.S2; Inácio, M.L.G.T3; Maia, L.M.S.S4 1,2,3Student of the Medicine Course of the Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE; 4Teacher/Researcher of the Department of Histology and Embryology of the Center of Biosciences of the Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE. Introduction: Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by signs of dementia and cognitive loss. This disease affects ≈38 million individuals worldwide. In Mediterranean countries, it is believed that…

  • Olfactory Dysfunction Related to Parkinson Evil

    Olfactory Dysfunction Related to Parkinson Evil Inácio, M.L.G.T¹; Inácio, A.V.G.T2; Araújo, M.L.S3; Maia, L.M.S.S4 1,2,3Medicine Student at the Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE; 4Lecturer/Researcher, Department of Histology and Embryology, Center of Biosciences, Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE. Introduction: Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disease that installs progressively and usually manifests itself in individuals around 60 years of age. Identifying the presence of olfactory dysfunction may enable early treatment and delay the onset of motor symptoms. Objective: To…

  • Alzheimers Disease: Primary Prevention Through Vitamins B6, B9 and B12

    Alzheimer’s Disease: Primary Prevention Through Vitamins B6, B9 and B12 Inácio, M.L.G.T¹; Inácio, A.V.G.T2; Araújo, M.L.S3; Maia, L.M.S.S4 1,2,3Medicine Student at the Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE; 4Lecturer/Researcher, Department of Histology and Embryology, Center of Biosciences, Federal University of Pernambuco – UFPE. Introduction: Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder that compromises memory, concentration and reasoning of individuals. Due to the aging population, it is estimated that in the year 2050, 1 in every 85 people will be…

  • Genetic Analysis of the Clinical Manifestations of Alzheimers Disease

    Genetic Analysis of the Clinical Manifestations of Alzheimer’s Disease Matos, A.V.M¹; Silva, J.R.B²; Souza, M.B.R³ ¹,²Student of Medical School–UNICAP; ³Lecturer/Researcher of the Department of Biological and Health Sciences-UNICAP Introduction: Alzheimer’s disease (ad) is characterized by being a progressive neurological disorder that involves the accumulation of the protein Amyloid Beta (Aβ) and Tau in neurons, leading to degeneration and death of these. Causing changes in memory, brain and behavior, is a slow and installation syndrome that often goes unnoticed in the…