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Study links younger age of onset of type 2 diabetes to increased risk of dementia
People with a younger age of onset of type 2 diabetes have an increased risk of dementia later in life, according to a new NIA-supported study.
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NIH Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias Professional Judgment Budget for FY2023 now online
NIH releases the FY 2021 Professional Judgment Budget for Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias, featuring a detailed report on the recent advances made in Alzheimer’s and related dementias research.
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Abnormal cholesterol metabolism linked to dementia risk
A new study suggests that problems with cholesterol metabolism are linked to an increased risk of dementia, mainly in men.