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Use of antihypertensive medications among individuals with high blood pressure could help to lower the risk of developing dementia, according to the results of a recent study. The researchers conducted a meta-analysis of observational studies that collected data for dementia for at least 5 years,…
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A high-salt diet affects endothelial dysfunction and tau regulation in the brain, according to new research being presented at the 144th Annual Meeting of the American Neurological Association. While it is well known that salt intake is associated with poor vascular outcomes, including stroke and…
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By Marilynn Larkin NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Antidepressants, urologicals, and antiparkinson’s drugs with anti-cholinergic action are associated with an increased risk of future dementia, researchers say. Dr. Chris Fox and Dr. Georg Savva of the University of East Anglia in Norwich, UK and…
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Anticholinergic drugs may be associated with dementia risk in older adults, according to new findings. Researchers arrived at this conclusion following a study of 40,770 patients aged 65 to 99 years who received a diagnosis of dementia between April 2006 and July 2015, along with 283,933 controls…
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