Suggested Reads about Alzheimers
Air Pollution Linked to Higher Dementia Risk: Study
About 188,000 new dementia cases annually may be linked to air pollution, according to new research from the University of Michigan. Older people who live in places with high levels of agricultural or wildfire air pollution are at a particularly higher risk.
Long-Term Use of Acid Reflux Drugs Linked to Dementia Risk
Prolonged use of acid reflux medications called proton pump inhibitors could increase the risk of developing dementia, a new study shows.
Alzheimer’s Blood Test Becomes Available to Consumers
The first direct-to-consumer blood test for an early Alzheimer’s indicator is now available from Quest Diagnostics, revealing the risk for the disease years before symptoms appear.
Dementia Patients Sent to ER at Staggering Rates: Study
People with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias are visiting emergency departments at rates that suggest their caregivers are struggling and don’t have better options, according to researchers from the University of Michigan.
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