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Early signs of Alzheimer’s found in patients as young as 20

The telltale signs of Alzheimer’s can be seen in people as young as 20, research shows. The ‘unprecedented’ finding suggests that the disease starts to eat away at the brain half a century before...

Slow walking speed can be dementia predictor

A study involving nearly 27,000 older adults on five continents found that nearly 1 in 10 met criteria for pre-dementia based on a simple test that measures how fast people walk and whether they have cognitive complaints....

Life experiences contribute to cognition when you’re older

Early life experiences, such as childhood socioeconomic status and literacy, may have greater influence on the risk of cognitive impairment late in life than such demographic characteristics as race and ethnicity, a large study by researchers with...

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