Flickering Light and Sound to Improve MCI?

While looking into various websites related to Alzheimer’s disease and mild cognitive impairment (MCI), I came across a fascinating article. This article talks about the effect of flickering light and sound at a frequency of 40Hz on brain chemistry. Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) observed that when mice afflicted with Alzheimer’s diseaseContinue reading “Flickering Light and Sound to Improve MCI?”

Coconut Oil

This is quite a controversial one. Some people swear by it, but there has been no solid scientific evidence to support its effectiveness in treating mild cognitive impairment (MCI) or Alzheimer’s disease.  https://www.alzheimers.org.uk/about-dementia/treatments/alternative-therapies/coconut-oil-and-dementia One of most well-known proponents of using coconut oil to treat Alzheimer’s disease is Dr. Newport. Around 2008, her husband developed Alzheimer’s disease.Continue reading “Coconut Oil”


This posting has been revised to accommodate its contents in a more organized manner. There are numerous dietary supplements available, some of which may be helpful for mild cognitive impairment (MCI), and others that may be of questionable value. In general, science does not support the use of supplements (except for vitamins) to help counterContinue reading “Supplements”


Cognitive impairment, dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are like having a rusty tin roof with many holes. There are so many holes that plugging one is not going to make a significant difference. That’s why there is virtually no effective medication which helps slow down or cure brain deterioration. So much so that major pharmaceutical companiesContinue reading “Medication”