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Living with Dementia

Visuospatial Deficits

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

cognitive ability1 - department of psychiatry and psychotherapy1 - irreversible dementia syndrome1 - visuospatial deficits1 - anoea1 - ucla1 - degenerative brain disease1 - basal ganglia1 - kahlbaum3 - beta amyloid protein1 - vascular damage1 - bmi2 - leeza gibbons memory foundation1 - latin dementia1 - neocortex1 - frontotemporal dementia8 - progressive dementia3 - dementia and down’s syndrome1 - alzheimer's diagnosis2 - thinking abilities1 - improved recognition1 - physical function1 - good sleep habits1 - atrial fibrillation1 - changes in mood1 - amyloidosis1 - eye tremor1 - early-onset dementia2 - moderate dementia1 - inherited genes1 -