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Living with Dementia

Memory Decline

Sleep apnea linked to memory decline, dementia

Older women who have sleep apnea may be more likely to develop memory problems and dementia, according to a new study.

It’s not clear yet whether treating the sleep apnea can help prevent that memory decline -  but researchers say future studies should address that question.

“It makes sense that good sleep is going… Sleep apnea linked to memory decline, dementia   

25 simple steps to help prevent Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s strikes fear in all of us. The thought of losing your mind as you grow older is terrifying and made worse by the fact that, before now, there appeared to be little we could do to slow down or avoid Alzheimer’s, the most common form of dementia.

This week, Mirror columnist Fiona Phillips,… 25 simple steps to help prevent Alzheimer’s   

What is dementia?

mild traumatic brain injury1 - progressive neurodegenerative disorder1 - blood pressure6 - elderly people1 - moderate severe decline1 - postoperative cognitive dysfunction1 - mitochondrial function1 - mri2 - peanut butter1 - β-amyloid1 - moderate parkinson's disease1 - amyloidosis1 - meryl streep1 - denture fit1 - brain changes1 - hearing1 - solanezumab1 - apolipoprotein e2 - alzheimer's patient1 - transdermal rivastigmine1 - body mass index2 - dopamine6 - chronic traumatic encephalopathy1 - psychiatrist's bible1 - coffee consumption1 - progression of parkinson's1 - pseudodementia2 - foolishness1 - basal ganglia1 - risk for alzheimer's1 -