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Study finds that sleep apnea and Alzheimer’s are linked

A new study looking at sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) and markers for Alzheimer’s disease (AD) risk in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) and neuroimaging adds to the growing body of research linking the two.

But this latest study also poses an interesting question: Could AD in its “preclinical stages” also lead to SDB and explain the increased… Study finds that sleep apnea and Alzheimer’s are linked   

What is dementia?

cajal-retzius cell1 - senile atrophy and aphasia1 - lrp61 - small-vessel cerebrovascular disease1 - vad2 - ziprasidone1 - neuropsychological evaluations1 - antioxidants1 - late-onset alzheimer's disease4 - sleep disturbances1 - cognitive deterioration2 - delirious episode1 - body mass index2 - als1 - delirium7 - rigidity1 - alzheimer’s vaccine1 - brain inflammation1 - failing memory1 - neuronix1 - signs of alzheimer's1 - significant memory loss1 - restlessness1 - physical reality1 - mildcognitive impairment1 - cortical neurons1 - cerebrovascular disease1 - brain tissue biopsy1 - parkinsonism1 - electroencephalogram1 -