• Teenagers with cognitive disabilities may be at higher risk for Alzheimer's disease

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    Adolescent girls with lower memory for words and adolescent boys with lower mechanical reasoning had higher odds of developing Alzheimer's disease and related disorders, according to findings recently published in JAMA Network Open.
    “Elucidating the specific early-life cognitive abilities that reliably correlate with dementia risk in later life can inform targeted focus areas for prevention and intervention efforts,” Alison R. Huang, MPH, from the American Institutes for Research in Washington, D.C., and colleagues wrote.
    Researchers analyzed IQ, general cognitive ability,
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  • Psoriasis/Psoriatic Arthritis Tied to Increased Diabetes Risk

    2 monthes ago - By Medscape

    Patients with psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis may be at increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes, a study has found.
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  • More Whole Grains May Be Key to Lowering Diabetes Risk

    2 monthes ago - By Medscape

    New 'findings are in line with accumulating evidence that whole grains may be one of the most important food groups for the prevention of type 2 diabetes,' researchers in Denmark report.
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