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Living with Dementia

Insulin Like Growth Factor 1

Alzheimer’s disease in men linked to low levels of hormone, IGF-1

Low serum levels of insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-1) and insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3 (IGFBP-3) are associated with Alzheimer’s Disease in men, but not women, according to a recent study accepted for publication in The Endocrine Society’s Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism (JCEM).

IGF-1 and IGFBP-3 are involved in longevity and could be… Alzheimer’s disease in men linked to low levels of hormone, IGF-1   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

quantitative structural neuroimaging1 - subjective cognitive decline1 - mediterranean diet1 - protective effect1 - neuroanatomical changes1 - beta amyloid plaques1 - citalopram2 - huntington's disease8 - amyloid β1 - impaired-memory disorder1 - coffee consumption1 - mind diet1 - moderate parkinson's disease1 - treatment for alzheimer's1 - pomegranate1 - bapineuzumab1 - pre-senile dementia1 - hip fracture1 - visual hallucinations1 - behavioural deterioration1 - people with dementia4 - dementia care4 - frontotemporal lobar degeneration4 - heart disease8 - arterial plaques1 - peripheral arterial disease1 - alcohol related dementia1 - familial alzheimer's disease2 - chronic sleep deprivation1 - sleep apnea1 -