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As the average life span is increasing, dementia becomes much more common.
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A new 5-minute test to identify elderly patients with dementia promises to give doctors a more sensitive tool to use in the Annual Wellness Examination.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new 5-minute test to identify elderly patients with dementia promises to give doctors a more sensitive tool to use in the Annual Wellness Examination.
Compared to women never on hormone therapy, those taking hormone therapy only at midlife had a 26 percent decreased risk of dementia; while women taking HT only in late life had a 48 percent increased risk of dementia.
The preservation of a protein found in particular synapses in the brain plays a key role in protecting against vascular dementia after a stroke.
It wasnâ€™t until January 11, 1964 that the Surgeon General approached the podium and issued a warning cautioning the population of the 4,000 detrimental chemicals in tobacco smoke.
Those who chain smoke during their middle-age years are far more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study published Monday the Archives of Internal Medicine.
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Alzheimer's disease is not the only type of dementia.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.