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High Blood Pressure

October 11, 2018

High Blood Pressure at Age 50 Tied to Dementia Later in Life

Having high blood pressure at age 50 is linked to an increased risk for Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of… Read More

October 11, 2018

Experimental Drug, Fails to Benefit Alzheimer’s Patients

In a rigorous late-stage trial, an experimental drug called verubecestat failed to improve memory and thinking skills or slow the… Read More

October 10, 2018

High Fat, High Sugar Diet Tied to Alzheimer’s Brain Changes

Can our long-term diets influence the course of Alzheimer’s disease? A new study found that aging mice fed a high… Read More

October 4, 2018

Kidney Dialysis Patients at High Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease

Older men and women undergoing dialysis for kidney disease face an increased risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease and other forms… Read More

September 25, 2018

Healthier Heart, Healthier Brain

Older men and women who had the highest levels of cardiovascular health were at less risk of developing dementia than… Read More