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Living with Dementia

Memory Robbing Disease

Trouble sleeping might be early Alzheimer’s clue

Problems sleeping may hint at future trouble with a memory robbing disease.

Here is what’s being reported in the journal Science Translational Medicine:

Clumps of protein in the brain, called plaques, are thought to be a key component of Alzheimer’s. Researchers studying mice discovered when these clumps started forming the mice started having… Trouble sleeping might be early Alzheimer’s clue   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

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