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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   



What is dementia?

agitation2 - hspb11 - elder care1 - healthy diet1 - csf1 - lafora1 - olanzapine1 - kahlbaum3 - beta-blocker drugs1 - presbyophrenia1 - morosis1 - alzheimer's plan1 - dsm-51 - mci7 - movement disorder2 - sinus issues1 - functional imaging1 - rem-sleep behavior disorder1 - abeta plaque1 - myelination1 - wks4 - hospice2 - abnormal tau protein1 - elderly people1 - brain imaging1 - mitochondrial function1 - signs of parkinson's1 - mental confusion4 - fish oil supplements1 - alcohol-related brain damage1 -