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There is mounting evidence that herpes leads to Alzheimer’s

There is mounting evidence that herpes leads to Alzheimer’s

BBC Future - Ruth Itzhaki

The same virus that causes cold sores appears to create lasting damage in the brain - a discovery that could suggest exciting new treatments for dementia. More than 30 million people worldwide suffer from Alzheimer’s disease – the most common form of dementia. Unfortunately, there is no cure, only …

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