In a double-blind study, the spice saffron beat out placebo in the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease dementia symptoms.
Also check out Saffron vs. Aricept, where saffron is pitted against one of the leading Alzheimer’s drug treatments.
2017 Update: Since this video was released, I’ve done several more on saffron. See:
- Saffron for the Treatment of PMS
- Wake up & Smell the Saffron
- Saffron vs. Prozac
- Best Food for Antidepressant-Induced Sexual Function
- Saffron for Erectile Dysfunction
For more context, also see my associated blog posts: Natural Alzheimer’s Treatment; Amla: Indian gooseberries vs. cancer, diabetes, and cholesterol; Eating To Extend Our Lifespan; Is Caffeinated Tea Really Dehydrating?; Alzheimer’s Disease: Up to half of cases potentially preventable; Saffron vs. Prozac for Depression; Increasing Muscle Strength with Fenugreek; Is Coconut Oil Bad For You?; Hibiscus Tea: The Best Beverage?; and Cinnamon for Diabetes.