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Vitamin E is far from an Alzheimer's cure, but a new study  published in December 2013 by the Journal of the American Medical Association  finds it allowed trial participants to get less help from caregivers and therefore retain more independence longer.

USA Today had this report. Please take a look at the webpage below:

 

http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/12/31/alzheimers-vitamin-e/4223415/

 

University of Oxford scientists found in a study that taking B vitamins slowed the rate that the brain shrank in elderly people who had trouble remembering. It was published in May 2013 and may guide further research into Alzheimer’s disease.

 

For more information about this study, please check out the following webpage of Bloomberg's report:

 

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-05-20/vitamins-that-cost-pennies-a-day-seen-delaying-dementia.html