Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Hormone Therapy

Hormone therapy may cut Alzheimer’s risk in menopausal women

The latest data from a long-running study of hormone therapy suggests women who started taking hormone replacements within five years of menopause were 30 percent less likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease than women who started years later.

The findings, reported on Wednesday in the journal Neurology, add to evidence suggesting that taking hormone treatments… Hormone therapy may cut Alzheimer’s risk in menopausal women   

I have Alzheimer Disease

pet1 - neuronal degeneration1 - lrp61 - university of southern california2 - parkinson's risk2 - bradykinesia1 - people with parkinsons1 - caregiving2 - phosphorylated tau1 - insulin-like growth factor-11 - glucose hypometabolism1 - irritability1 - early-stage parkinsons1 - brain imaging1 - dementia friends1 - 1 - amyloid protein1 - alpha-synuclein diseases1 - alzheimer's drugs4 - ireland's national dementia strategy1 - epilepsy1 - tau protein1 - historical hypotheses1 - merck1 - amyloidosis1 - impaired memory1 - stage dementia1 - coronary heart disease1 - frontotemporal lobar degeneration4 - apraxia3 -