Dementia

Midlife Hypertension May Increase Dementia Risk

Midlife Hypertension May Increase Dementia Risk

According to the authors, the influence of midlife hypetertension may lead to late-life impaired cognitive function.

Metabolic Syndrome Linked to Mild Cognitive Impairment

Metabolic Syndrome Linked to Mild Cognitive Impairment

Mild cognitive impairment and progression to dementia has been linked to metabolic syndrome, according to JAMA Neurology.

Type 2 Diabetes Patients at Increased Risk for Dementia

Type 2 Diabetes Patients at Increased Risk for Dementia

Greater additional risk for women with diabetes for vascular, but not nonvascular, dementia.

Have You Ever Had to Treat a Dementia Patient?

Have You Ever Had to Treat a Dementia Patient?

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Almost 14% of people age 71 and older in the United States have dementia.

Low Testosterone Associated with Increased Dementia Risk

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Low bioavailable testosterone significantly increased the risk in men aged 80 and older.

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