The active principles of anti dementia in coconut oil are medium chain triglycerides (MCT for short). What are the best dietary sources? How Much Coconut Oil Fights Better Against Alzheimer's? See below and see this video extract for the answer. To watch the full one hour video covering coconut oil and Alzheimer's in depth, check out Dr. Newport's full conference at TheIHMC:
Use the following for convenient conversions:
1 tablespoon = 15 milliliters = 3 teaspoons
1/3 tablespoon = 5 milliliters = 1 teaspoon
Dr. Newport's personal treatment for her husband:
The following is not medical advice. Be sure to consult your doctor before trying it yourself.
1. Begin by using one teaspoon of coconut oil at each meal.
2. If available, we a 1/2 mixture of coconut oil and 1/2 MCT oil.
3. Increase the amount gradually, protecting against side effects.
4. Try 3 tablespoons per meal and 2 tablespoons at bedtime.
Learn about Dr. Newport's book on therapies that helped her husband's Alzheimer's. Is called:
Alzheimer's Disease – What if there was a cure? By Dr. Mary Newport:
For an in-depth look at the topic, check out our Coconut Oil for the Alzheimer's and Dementia Library at:
Video credits to Alzheimer’s Weekly YouTube channel