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Breaking news suggests surgical instruments Alzheimer’s link

The world has woken up today to breaking news that scientific research is pointing towards a link between the spread of Alzheimer’s through contaminated surgical instruments. This global news, follows concerns after scientists found a small number of people who died from Cruitzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD) developed the brain changes previously seen in Alzheimer’s cases.

There are many reports and articles on this subject from the world’s media. Here are some links:

The Guardian: Protein Linked To Alzheimer’s Could Be Spread During surgery Says Researchers

NHS Choices: No Evidence That Alzheimer’s Can Be Transmitted Through Surgery

The Huffington Post: Is Alzheimer’s Disease Contagious?

The Scotsman: Alzheimer’s ‘Spread By Surgical Instruments’

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