Utah State University Extension
Alzheimer’s is a complex disease for which there is no known method for reversing its effects and no known cure for those who develop it. While a large part of the risk for developing AD comes from genes we inherit, there is evidence suggesting that an even greater part of our risk comes from our “environment,” and more specifically, our lifestyle.
Norton, Maria C.; Fauth, Elizabeth B.; and Weyerman, Jessica, "Dementia Risk: Is It Nature or Nurture?" (2017). All Current Publications. Paper 1799.