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Increased Dementia Risk

Women With High Oestrogen Levels and Diabetes Have Increased Dementia Risk

Older women who have high oestrogen levels and diabetes may have a 14 times increased risk of dementia, according to a study published in the online edition of the journal Neurology.

Blood oestrogens were measured in women aged 65 years or older who were free of dementia. After a 4-year follow-up, 543 women… Women With High Oestrogen Levels and Diabetes Have Increased Dementia Risk   



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