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Stealth Infections & Neurodegeneration

In this blog I am highlighting the work of Dr. Brian Balin.

I have been reading the works of Dr. Balin since his initial publication on Alzheimer's disease in 1998. That paper is titled,

Identification and localization of Chlamydia pneumoniae in the Alzheimer's brain

The sad truth is Dr. Balin's work is being ignored. Here is a paper he published in 2018 - 20 years later.

Chlamydia pneumoniae: An Etiologic Agent for Late-Onset Dementia

Here is what the Alzheimer's Association has to say about Dr. Balin's work.

"No Results Found." Hmmm.... But what about the work of Dr. Balin. Not even a mention in a footnote? What should be front and center on their website "donate" or "explore chlamydia pneumoniae"?

As you can see, there are quite a few publications connecting AD and chlamydial infections.

If the two words are using in a search for articles in PubMed that contain both terms, here is the search results.

I think 14,400 results are sufficient to assert an association, especially in light of Dr. Balin's finding


Dr. Brian Balin:

Biography &