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Five New Links on Risk Factors for Alzheimer’s

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Type 2 diabetes linked with reduced cognitive function     …shown that people with diabetes have abnormal blood flow regulation in the brain, namely impaired ability to increase blood flow and deliver sugar and oxygen to the brain during episodes of increased mental activity

High Blood Sugar May Boost Alzheimer’s Risk     Insulin resistance can inhibit signaling between brain cells and affect memory…

Too much TV could raise the risk of Alzheimer’s, study suggests     It turns out that too much TV might damage your brain and also raise the risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease…

Survey: Risk Factors     The most important risk factors—age, family history and heredity—can’t be changed, but emerging evidence suggests there may be other factors we can influence.

Infection Inflicts A Persistent Decrease In IQ: A Danish Study With 180,000 Participants     A recent danish study … showed that infections can impair cognitive ability