New Links About Alzheimer’s Epidemiology

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Alzheimers > Epidemiology:

Fears of Alzheimer’s explosion are ‘unfounded’, according to new study Dementia rates may be stabilising in the UK, according to new research….

Provocative study raises questions about human transmission of Alzheimer’s protein Alzheimer’s disease may be transmissible to humans through certain medical or surgical procedures…through treatment with human growth hormone from cadavers. [Please see the next link]

No, Alzheimer’s is not contagious …researchers caution their findings cannot be applied to the general population