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Having these 2 health problems may double your dementia risk

In a new study from Kangwon National University, researchers found that losing both eyesight and hearing functions may put you at greater risk of...

This eye disease linked to higher risk of cognitive impairment

In a new study from Flinders University, researchers found a type of glaucoma called normal-tension glaucoma is linked to an increased risk of cognitive...

This common health problem may increase your dementia risk

In a recent study from UNSW Sydney, researchers found a link between the impact of hearing loss on cognitive abilities and increased risk for...

This mental problem can help predict dementia years before memory loss

Frontotemporal dementia is a big cause of dementia among younger people. It is often diagnosed between the ages of 45 and 65. It changes behavior,...

Dementia: is processed meat another risk factor?

The evidence of a link between processed meat and cancer is now strong enough for some organisations to recommend not eating any. There’s also...

Eating processed meat could increase dementia risk, study finds

In a new study, researchers found that consuming a 25g serving of processed meat a day, the equivalent to one rasher of bacon, is...

Lack of this vitamin may lead to dementia, study finds

In a recent study published in Alzheimer’s and Dementia, researchers suggest that iron deposits in the brain—resulting from alcohol-induced vitamin B1 deficiency—can be regarded...

Men and women have different risks of Alzheimer’s disease and Parkinson’s disease

In a new review study, researchers found that men and women are impacted differently by brain diseases, like Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease. They found...

Dementia patients are at greater risk for COVID-19

New research is shedding light on how dementia can increase people’s risk for developing COVID-19, particularly among two groups: African Americans and people with...

Eye problems may signal higher risk of dementia, stroke, early death

In a new study, researchers found that pictures of the retina may someday provide early warning signs that a person is at an increased...