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Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Mixed Dementia

Alzheimer’s cognitive decline slows in advanced age

The greatest risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is advancing age. By age 85, the likelihood of developing the dreaded neurological disorder is roughly 50 percent. But researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine say AD hits hardest among the “younger elderly”  -  people in their 60s and 70s -… Alzheimer’s cognitive decline slows in advanced age   



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