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Living with Dementia

Neuropathology Of Ad

Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Factors

Age
Age is a risk factor for AD. The prevalence of AD doubles every five years after the age of 60.

Family history

A family history of AD is a consistent risk factor, and represents around a fourfold increase in the risk of developing the disease. It is thought that as many as… Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Factors   



Alzheimer’s Disease

dopamine-deficient worms1 - vesanic dementia2 - startle myoclonus1 - alzheimer's plan1 - common form of dementia1 - cerebral blood vessels1 - apraxia3 - bucknill1 - encephalopathy-alcoholic10 - gradual degeneration1 - hearing1 - parkinson's disease dementia2 - amyloid-β1 - senile dementia4 - cognitive reserve1 - mental impairment1 - alzheimer's-related plaque1 - memory tests1 - p-tau1 - apolipoprotein e2 - memory impairments1 - neurotransmitter1 - amyloid beta 42 peptide1 - failing memory1 - hiv infection1 - reversible dementia syndrome1 - against alzheimer's disease1 - mcr1 - wernicke's encephalopathy4 - progression of dementia1 -