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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   



Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

obstructive lung disease1 - magnetic resonance spectroscopy1 - long-term cognitive changes1 - causes of the dementia1 - brain inflammation1 - significant memory loss1 - sanofi1 - verbal fluency1 - alzheimer2 - blood vessels1 - early cognitive loss or dementia1 - gray matter1 - abnormal blood clotting1 - apoe43 - berrios and freeman1 - cognitive skills2 - glucose metabolism2 - islet amyloid polypeptide1 - small-vessel cerebrovascular disease1 - difficulties with speech1 - alzheimer's association6 - dementia parkinson's disease1 - neuropathology of ad1 - protein tau2 - gradual degeneration1 - ziveri1 - greek paranoia1 - schizophrenic1 - blood test1 - aging5 -