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Living with Dementia

Lipid Lowering Drugs

Statins May Cut Parkinson’s Risk

Statin users may get an added benefit from the cardioprotective lipid-lowering - a modestly reduced risk of developing Parkinson’s disease, researchers found.

Men and women in two large prospective cohorts were 26% less likely to develop Parkinson’s disease if they were taking a statin than if they weren’t currently on one (adjusted pooled P=0.049),… Statins May Cut Parkinson’s Risk   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

inheritable dominant disease1 - dotage1 - neurologic disorder1 - beta amyloid3 - bonfiglio1 - rem-sleep behavior disorder1 - imbecility1 - dementia screening1 - behavioural deterioration1 - early symptoms of alzheimer’s disease1 - dementia alliance1 - harmful cholesterol1 - clinical conclusions1 - aricept1 - alzheimer's drugs4 - developing alzheimers2 - signs of alzheimer's1 - coronary heart disease1 - berrios2 - inflammatory process1 - startle myoclonus1 - traumatic forms of dementia1 - huntington's1 - amyloidosis1 - psychomotor retardation1 - parkinson's psychosis1 - dementia incident1 - university of gothenburg1 - cholinesterase inhibitors1 - hd patients1 -