"You have a nearly 50 percent chance of developing the disease if you live into your mid-80s. In the United States, it is the only cause of death in the top 10 without any meaningful treatments that becomes more prevalent each year. That trend will likely continue as baby boomers age, which means that more families will watch their loved ones suffer from cognitive decline and slowly disappear. Despite this growing burden, scientists have yet to figure out what exactly causes Alzheimer’s or how to stop the disease from destroying the brain."--Why I'm Digging Deep Into Alzheimer's, Bill Gates
These chronic diseases are metabolic derangements and diseases of lifestyle and we seek pharmacologic cures? One monotherapeutic cure to unravel a life time of medical-industrial complex exposure and the politics of not only race but disease?
What could go wrong?
Social Correlates of Health: What if the bear comes home every night?