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Site updated at Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Living with Dementia

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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   



What is dementia?

brain changes1 - invisible disease1 - lewy bodies2 - myelination1 - transcatheter aortic valve implantation2 - ad risk factors1 - psychotic symptoms1 - mini-cognitive assessment1 - basal ganglia1 - apoe genotype1 - pseudodementia2 - traumatic forms of dementia1 - spread of alzheimers1 - arnold pick1 - vci1 - korsakoff amnesic syndrome1 - disorientation3 - terminal cognitive failure1 - mirna1 - faseb journal1 - sporadic parkinson's disease1 - amyloidosis1 - ptau1 - korsakoff's syndrome10 - functional psychosis1 - arterial plaques1 - amylin1 - mental impairment1 - dimebon1 - late-day anxiety1 -