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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   



I have Alzheimer Disease

arteriosclerosis2 - 1 - brain functions in patients1 - coronary heart disease1 - cognitive decline19 - selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor2 - brain tissue1 - cognitive deterioration2 - movement disorder2 - cjd2 - decline in cognitive functioning1 - mid-life factors1 - tau proteins1 - berrios and freeman1 - delirious episode1 - mental impairment1 - dementia resistant1 - long-term memory1 - hiv patients1 - archives of general psychiatry1 - anti-hypertension medication1 - haldol1 - movement tremors1 - mental function1 - play-up programme1 - heart disease8 - long-term cognitive changes1 - apoe2 - ad diagnosing1 - amyloid beta Αβ plaques1 -