Episode 52:  Alzheimer’s Update–Expensive New Med vs Fasting & Keto (KetoFlex 12-3)

Comparing the risks and benefits of lecanemab (new Alzheimer’s medication) with Dr. Dale Bredesen’s program for Alzheimer’s prevention and treatment (KetoFlex 12-3).

Topics Addressed:

  • Intro (0:00)
  • Recap of previous episode on KetoFlex 12-3 (02:49)
  • Lecanemab risks / benefits / etc. (4:33)
  • My thoughts on lecanemab (8:59)
  • Alzheimer’s genetics (12:40)
  • Quick summary of KetoFlex 12-3 (13:23)
  • Next steps (14:25)

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Ben Tanner, PA-C

Ben has been practicing as a physician assistant (PA, or PA-C, similar to a doctor) in emergency medicine, urgent care, and family practice since 2014. Since 2016, he has developed an avid interest in various forms of fasting, using it to improve his own health while helping friends, family, and patients do the same.