Baby Boom parents, who for a long time concealed their use of drugs and alcohol from their children, are now reaching retirement-home age.
Bastiaan Bloem, MD, a neurologist and professor at Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, says that over the next 20 years, the number of people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) will likely double — from the present 6.5 million to more than 13 million.Dutch Neurologist Warns of ‘Parkinson’s Pandemic’ Linked to Toxic Chemicals
APRIL 6, 2020
Toxic chemicals? Oh yes, certain species of mushrooms have Antabuse®-like effects on persons who regularly consume significant quantities of alcohol.
The common ink cap mushroom (Coprinopsis atramentaria) is unusual in that it is not toxic when eaten on its own but causes symptoms of toxicity if alcohol is consumed following its ingestion — hence its synonym of tippler’s bane.Glow-worm PJ
Disulfiram and the ink cap mushroom
The Pharmaceutical Journal Blog
25 FEB 2011
“Parkinson’s disease” itself is perhaps better known as delirium tremens or “the DTs” as opposed to “Alzheimer’s,” the other “degenerative brain disorder” as it is commonly so called.
Alzheimer’s is a brain disease that causes a slow decline in memory, thinking and reasoning skills. There are 10 warning signs and symptoms. If you notice any of them, don’t ignore them. Schedule an appointment with your doctor.10 Early Signs and Symptoms of Alzheimer’s
Baby Boomers were “Hippies” back in the day, and now many of them are in retirement homes smoking medical or legal marijuana. In advanced cases, heroin and methadone may exacerbate symptoms of memory loss and cognitive decline.
Trademark organizations, Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous, do exist for those willing to confess or admit to their chemical dependency problems and call upon a Higher Power for help, but I don’t know what younger people can do, except to refrain from enabling such whopping lies and massive dependency on alcohol and drugs: these people are old and they just want to smoke weed and drink themselves into a stupor until they die.