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Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Small Silent Stroke

Undetected strokes increase risk

Everyday, 1,000 people in Canada turn 65, entering a stage of life that has increasing risk of stroke and Alzheimer’s disease.

“Recent national and international imaging studies on the brains of people aged 65 and older show that 95 per cent have brain small vessel disease seen as white spots and patches on magnetic… Undetected strokes increase risk   



Alzheimer’s Disease

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