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Why do more women develop Alzheimer’s disease than men?

According to the Alzheimer’s Society of Canada, 72% of Canadians living with Alzheimer’s disease are women. Is that because of their biological sex at birth? Does it have to do with the fact that...

Further evidence shows education reduces risk of Alzheimer’s

New research from Cambridge University, supported by European Union funding, has added weight to the theory that education protects against Alzheimer’s disease. The study, just published in the ‘British Medical Journal’, confirms there is a link between education and...

Increased Midlife Triglyceride Levels Predictive of Alzheimer Disease Pathology

Increased triglyceride levels at midlife are predictive of the presence of β-amyloid (Aβ) and tau pathologies 20 years later in cognitively healthy individuals, according to the results of a recent longitudinal cohort study published...

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