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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)

temporal orientation1 - memory retrieval1 - stupidity2 - causes of dementia1 - basal ganglia1 - denture fit1 - alzheimer's imaging agents1 - cognitive skills2 - memory skills1 - dopamine-producing neurons4 - alzheimer's treatment3 - abstract thinking1 - alzheimers patients3 - dementia cases2 - thomas willis1 - exposure to ddt1 - hypomanic1 - white matter hyperintensities1 - chronic traumatic encephalopathy1 - broken bones1 - alzheimer's epidemic1 - blood vessels1 - cerebral blood vessels1 - frontotemporal degeneration1 - protease enzyme1 - cannabinoid receptors1 - adam10 enzyme1 - treatment for huntingtons disease1 - wernicke-korsakoff syndrome15 - foolishness1 -