Botanical Influences on Cognition

This session will explore plants including Huperzia, Vinca, Salvia, and Galanthus that affect cholinergic neurotransmission to treat Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia. Herbs that offer neuroprotection, and classic Chinese herbal formulas will also be detailed. Dr. Stansbury will share formulation ideas, and offer clinical guidance on working with dementia patients and their families.