Over-the-Counter Supplement Interventions to Prevent Cognitive Decline, Mild Cognitive Impairment, and Clinical Alzheimer-Type Dementia

@article{Butler2018OvertheCounterSI,
  title={Over-the-Counter Supplement Interventions to Prevent Cognitive Decline, Mild Cognitive Impairment, and Clinical Alzheimer-Type Dementia},
  author={M. Butler and Victoria A. Nelson and H. Davila and E. Ratner and H. Fink and L. Hemmy and J. McCarten and T. Barclay and M. Brasure and R. Kane},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={168},
  pages={52-62}
}
  • M. Butler, Victoria A. Nelson, +7 authors R. Kane
  • Published 2018
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Internal Medicine
  • Fear of losing cognitive ability to Alzheimer disease and related dementias drives a growing industry of over-the-counter (OTC) supplements intended to boost brain health and prevent or slow cognitive decline. The Alzheimer's Research and Prevention Foundation recommends that people be sure to take [their] vitamins and memory-specific nutrients and suggests optimal dosages for an array of vitamins and nutrients (1). An estimated 63% of older adults use OTC supplements (2). In 2015, Americans… CONTINUE READING
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