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What naturopathic remedies can be used to treat Alzheimer's disease?

David A. Merrill, MD
Psychiatry
There are some naturopathic remedies that may assist in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease, such as fish oil and, perhaps, ginkgo or curcumin. The truth is that complementary and alternative medicine approaches are still in development. They are therefore not currently always recommended by doctors for people who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease.

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