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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   



Alzheimer’s Disease

foolishness1 - neurodegenerative conditions1 - cholesterol-lowering drugs1 - alzheimer's markers1 - berrios and freeman1 - frontal-lobe degeneration1 - neuropsychological evaluations1 - ßsecretase-11 - abeta plaque1 - high-cholesterol diet1 - sleep loss1 - early-onset dementia2 - encephalopathy-alcoholic10 - signs of dementia6 - idiocy1 - risk of dementia12 - cognition function1 - alzheimer's association6 - alzheimer's treatments3 - tasigna1 - dopamine-deficient worms1 - sleep disturbances1 - hiv patients1 - loss of judgement1 - hyperlipidemia1 - regular exercise1 - bucknill1 - greek paranoia1 - phosphorylated tau1 - physical function1 -