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New Study Says Women More Likely To Develop Alzheimer’s

Who is more worried about Alzheimer’s disease? Men or women?


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Possible Link Between High Blood Sugar and Dementia

Your blood sugar tests may be completely normal but if the readings are at the upper end of the normal range, it could affect your brain.


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Sleep Apnea In Women Linked To Thinking Problems

There’s another reason to get sleep apnea treated early. A new study is showing that this condition in women is linked to thinking problems within five years.


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New Guidelines Released For Alzheimer’s Disease

Lots of people are forgetful. Under new guidelines, this kind of absent mindedness might be Alzheimer’s disease.


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Study Finds Maternal Link To Alzheimer’s Risk

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A family history of Alzheimer’s disease isn’t a guarantee you’ll get it, but it can increase your risk. “They’re very concerned about their risk based on having a family history,” says Carol […]


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Study: Blood Pressure, Cholesterol Could Affect Memory

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Loss of memory and thinking ability later in life isn’t something that happens overnight, but something that takes many years. A study is showing even at mid-life, your health can influence what […]


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Test Could Predict Alzheimer’s Disease

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — If you knew you were at high risk for Alzheimer’s disease someday, would it change what you do now? Researchers believe they have found some clues to the future. Will it be […]