• Women's Reproductive History Tied to Dementia Risk

    7 monthes ago - By MedPageToday

    Fewer children, miscarriages tied to increased risk
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  • Miscarriage increases risk for dementia

    7 monthes ago - By Healio

    Women who experienced miscarriage and those with early and late menarche had an elevated dementia risk, according to a presentation at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference.
    “Possible causes of dementia in women, in particular reproductive factors, are not well understood,” Paola Gilsanz, ScD, from Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research, said in a press release. “In our study, we aimed to identify female-specific risks and protective factors impacting brain health, which is critical to diminishing the disproportionate burden of
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