Category: Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

Prion Disease Never An Isolated Event Mad cow disease has again raised its ugly head in the United States. Thanks to misinformation and mismanagement by government, the problem will persist. Government and industry representatives announced yesterday that an 11-year-old beef cow in Alabama tested positive for prion disease. Also known as bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE), […]

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Science, Evidence Proving That Alzheimer’s Disease Is Transmissible If you think that you and your family are immune to the surging epidemic of neurodegenerative disease, think again. Neurodegenerative disease, including Alzheimer’s disease, is the fastest-growing cause of death in the world. It’s getting worse every day thanks to mismanagement and misinformation. Infectious proteins known as prions are involved with most […]

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Alzheimer’s Disease Spreads Through Bodily Fluids Neurodegenerative diseases are the fastest-growing causes of death around the world. The mismanagement of infectious waste is contributing to the epidemic. Dr. Stanley Prusiner earned a Nobel Prize in 1997 for his pioneering research on deadly prions—an infectious form of protein that connects a deadly spectrum disease calledtransmissible spongiform […]

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Bodily Fluids Spreading Alzheimer’s Disease Neurodegenerative disease, including Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease, is the fastest-growing cause of death in the world. Misinformation and mismanagement are contributing to the surge. Alzheimer’s disease alone is killing 50-100 million people now. Experts suggest that the prevalence of brain disease will quadruple by 2050, if not sooner. Death rates from heart disease and cancer are dropping […]

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Neurological Disease Spreading To Food, Water Supplies via Sewage Approximately 44 million people around the world already have Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. It’s the fastest-growing cause of death in the world. Alzheimer’s disease is a member of an aggressive family of neurodegenerative diseases known as Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy (TSE). The operative word is “transmissible.” Related diseases are killing wildlife and […]

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Deadly Protein Unstoppable In Sewage The San Diego City Council approved plans to recycle sewage water into drinking water this week. The move likely failed to account for a proven health risk. In my opinion, San Diego joined a growing global movement in what could become a human health disaster. The move is a death sentence for millions of people who will drink reclaimed […]

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Editor’s Note: In my opinion, this is a great step in the right direction, but sound science says that it’s too little too late. The contagion (prions) has already been released from Pandora’s Lunchbox and putting the lid back on will fail to stop the spread of deadly prion disease in people, wildlife and livestock. […]

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Prions From People With Alzheimer’s Disease Unstoppable In Sewage Treatment Process By Helane Shields, hshields@tds.net The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) starting raising red flags about prions in sewage sludge back in 2004 when Region 8 ordered that no necropsy labs discharge Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) prion wastes to sewers or septic systems: Recently, Region 8 […]

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