Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Alcohol Consumption

Evaluating the association of alcohol intake with cognitive functioning

Many observational cohort studies have shown that moderate alcohol use is associated with better cognitive function. However, since such studies are vulnerable to residual confounding by other lifestyle and physiologic factors, the authors conducted a Mendelian randomization study, using aldehyde dehydrogenase 2 (ALDH2) genotype (AA, GA, or GG) as an instrumental variable in 2-stage… Evaluating the association of alcohol intake with cognitive functioning   

I have Alzheimer Disease

early-onset alzheimer's1 - amyloid-beta protein1 - exposure to ddt1 - agnosia3 - late-day anxiety1 - α-synuclein2 - sporadic parkinson's disease1 - huntington’s disease2 - hearing loss1 - professor lewy1 - the journal of neuroscience1 - wernicke's disease10 - dementia care4 - inherited genes1 - treatments for alzheimer's1 - parkinson's symptoms3 - arterial plaques1 - cognitive function9 - amyloid-beta plaque1 - arteriosclerotic dementia1 - microrna1 - alzheimer's disease biomarkers1 - risk of dementia12 - risk for cognitive decline1 - normal aging1 - cortical neurons1 - reversible dementia1 - anterograde amnesia10 - multiple system atrophy1 - ßsecretase-11 -