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Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Factors

Age
Age is a risk factor for AD. The prevalence of AD doubles every five years after the age of 60.

Family history

A family history of AD is a consistent risk factor, and represents around a fourfold increase in the risk of developing the disease. It is thought that as many as… Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Factors   



Alzheimer’s Disease

signs of parkinson's1 - amyotrophic lateral sclerosis6 - ftld4 - korsakoff's psychosis5 - high blood pressure7 - type 1 diabetes1 - neurofibrillary tangle1 - rigidity1 - visuospatial deficits1 - irritability1 - alzheimer's epidemic1 - executive function1 - dat2 - 1215-lipoxygenase1 - apoe genotype1 - mitochondria1 - berrios2 - amentia2 - stages of atherosclerosis1 - niaiserie1 - stress management1 - oxidative stress1 - amnesia1 - cerebrovascular disease1 - cognitive processes2 - hormone therapy1 - arts health institute1 - memory losses1 - early symptoms of alzheimer’s disease1 - benzodiazepine1 -