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Living with Dementia

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Alzheimer’s Disease Risk Factors

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

alzheimer's warning signs1 - peripheral arterial disease1 - pocd1 - tavi2 - harmful cholesterol1 - cardiovascular disease1 - memantine1 - behavioral symptoms1 - cerebrovascular disease1 - amyloid plaques13 - ireland's national dementia strategy1 - video game1 - problems with language1 - rem-sleep behavior disorder1 - national academy on an aging society1 - alzheimer's plan1 - short-term memory problems1 - guv membrane1 - psychometrics1 - atherosclerotic plaques2 - abstract thinking1 - huntington's chorea1 - parkinson’s disease2 - heart attack2 - amyloid-beta protein1 - apolipoprotein1 - personal care1 - type of dementia4 - high blood pressure7 - neuronal activity1 -