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Thyroid Hormone Levels Impact Dementia Risk

High and high-normal thyroid function is linked to greater risk of developing dementia, but not vascular brain disease, according to research published in Neurology.1 Previous research has outlined a definitive role for thyroid hormone...

Depression with mild cognitive impairment may accelerate brain aging

Depression and mild cognitive impairment in older adults has been linked to accelerated brain aging. The study found that those over the age of 65 who developed depression were more likely to have biological...

Why does Alzheimer’s disease affect more women than men?

Among the 5 million Americans diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, nearly two-thirds are women. While the reason for this striking discrepancy isn’t yet known, proposed theories range from differences in health care usage and lifestyle...

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