Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia

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No Evidence of Personality Changes Prior to Developing Cognitive Impairment, Dementia

No Evidence of Personality Changes Prior to Developing Cognitive Impairment, Dementia

More research is needed on the correlation between personality and Alzheimer disease biomarkers.

Intepirdine Does Not Demonstrate Significant Improvement for Alzheimer Disease

Intepirdine Does Not Demonstrate Significant Improvement for Alzheimer Disease

Intepirdine did not meet efficacy endpoints in a Phase 3 trial for Alzheimer disease.

Alzheimer Disease Risk Not Increased With Androgen Deprivation Therapy

Alzheimer Disease Risk Not Increased With Androgen Deprivation Therapy

There is no significant risk of Alzheimer's disease or dementia for men getting androgen deprivation therapy.

Low and High Serum Magnesium Levels Increase Risk for Dementia

Low and High Serum Magnesium Levels Increase Risk for Dementia

Magnesium levels, too high or too low can have an affect on dementia risk.

Lower Levels of Dementia Associated With Lithium in Drinking Water

Lower Levels of Dementia Associated With Lithium in Drinking Water

Researchers found that patients with a diagnosis of dementia had a significantly different lithium exposure than controls.

Risk of Dementia Later in Life Linked to Stroke Mortality Rate At Birth

Risk of Dementia Later in Life Linked to Stroke Mortality Rate At Birth

There is an increased risk for dementia, especially in black individuals, who are born in a high stroke mortality state.

Early Detection Markers of Alzheimer's Disease Possibly Identified

Early Detection Markers of Alzheimer's Disease Possibly Identified

Depressive symptoms and subjective memory complaint could be used as early detection markers of Alzheimer's disease.

Higher Risk of Dementia Associated With Midlife Vascular Risk Factors

Higher Risk of Dementia Associated With Midlife Vascular Risk Factors

Midlife vascular risk factors such as smoking, diabetes, and hypertension are linked to a higher risk for dementia.

Risk of Dementia Higher in Those Hailing From 'Stroke Belt'

Risk of Dementia Higher in Those Hailing From 'Stroke Belt'

People born in higher stroke mortality states seem to have more health issues including a higher risk of developing dementia.

Alzheimer's Disease Linked to OSA, Sleep-disordered Breathing

Alzheimer's Disease Linked to OSA, Sleep-disordered Breathing

Obstructive sleep apnea and sleep-disordered breathing are associated with amyloid deposition, biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease.

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