Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Cholesterol Lowering Drugs

Statins May Cut Parkinson’s Risk

Statin users may get an added benefit from the cardioprotective lipid-lowering - a modestly reduced risk of developing Parkinson’s disease, researchers found.

Men and women in two large prospective cohorts were 26% less likely to develop Parkinson’s disease if they were taking a statin than if they weren’t currently on one (adjusted pooled P=0.049),… Statins May Cut Parkinson’s Risk   

Living with Dementia

frontotemporal dementia symptoms1 - cancer1 - archives of general psychiatry1 - signs of alzheimer's1 - dbs1 - stupidity2 - amyloid imaging taskforce1 - thinking abilities1 - mild tremor1 - medical history1 - cjd2 - aerobic exercise1 - baroness thatcher1 - dementia workers1 - alzheimer's & dementia1 - amyotrophic lateral sclerosis6 - tuberculosis1 - mild alzheimer's disease1 - alzheimer sufferer1 - good quality care1 - temporal orientation1 - alzheimer’s vaccine1 - arthritis1 - hyperlipidemia1 - abeta peptides1 - atypical antipsychotic drugs1 - early-onset dementia2 - body mass index2 - cajal-retzius cell1 - cytokine storm1 -