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    April 18, 2017 Emma McGowan

    Blueberry Juice May Boost Cognition Later in Life

    Previous studies have found that cognitive function tends to be better in older adults with a diet rich in plant-based foods. A recent study suggests that regular consumption of concentrated blueberry juice may help improve brain function in healthy, mature...

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  • April 21, 2016 Emma McGowan

    Study Finds Link Between Tooth Loss and Cognitive Function

    A recent study examined the association between tooth loss and lower cognitive function, and found that the risk for cognitive impairment and dementia increases with loss of teeth. For this analysis, the researchers searched for eligible studies in the MEDLINE,...

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  • July 19, 2015 Sarah McGowan-Freije

    Severity of Diabetes Impacts Risk of Dementia

    Type-2 diabetes is known to be a risk factor for dementia. A recent study has found that those with more severe diabetes and more complications associated with the disease are more likely to develop dementia. Participants in the study included...

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  • August 14, 2014 Emma McGowan

    Vitamin D Deficiency May Double the Risk of Dementia

    Vitamin D deficiency has been linked to increased risk of osteoarthritis, cavities, high cholesterol, depression and hip fractures. A recent study suggests that having a vitamin D deficiency may double the risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. Participants in...

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  • August 12, 2014 Emma McGowan

    Simple Test May Help Determine Dementia Risk

    Many tests used to diagnose a person’s risk for dementia are expensive and need to be administered by a neurologist using expensive equipment. A recent study suggests that a test measuring how fast people walk and whether they have cognitive...

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