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Living with Dementia

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Diabetes Raises Risk Of Dementia Significantly

Individuals with diabetes have a much greater chance of developing dementia than other people, researchers from Kyushu University in Fukuoka, Japan, reported in the journal Neurology. Dementia refers to a considerable loss of cognitive abilities, including memory capacity, which is severe enough to undermine social or occupational functioning.

Yutaka Kiyohara, MD, PhD, said:
Diabetes Raises Risk Of Dementia Significantly   

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