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Living with Dementia

Ad Risk Factors

Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Factors

Age
Age is a risk factor for AD. The prevalence of AD doubles every five years after the age of 60.

Family history

A family history of AD is a consistent risk factor, and represents around a fourfold increase in the risk of developing the disease. It is thought that as many as… Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Factors   



Dementia

progression of alzheimer's disease1 - alzheimers symptoms1 - memory decline2 - psychotic symptoms1 - alzheimer's markers1 - vision1 - healthy diet1 - beta amyloid protein1 - personal care1 - major depression1 - memory skills1 - autosomal dominant gene mutation1 - symptoms of alzheimer's2 - alzheimer's plaques1 - amyotrophic lateral sclerosis6 - brain functions in patients1 - schizophrenia1 - risk for alzheimer disease1 - university of pennsylvania2 - hypertension and dementia1 - abnormal tau protein1 - fronto temporal lobar degeneration1 - alzheimer's process1 - apraxia3 - genomic dna1 - chronic traumatic encephalopathy1 - beta secretase1 - mmse1 - good sleep habits1 - slowness of movement1 -