Study: High Blood Pressure Threatens Aging Brain
4 monthes ago - By Web MD
Older people with high systolic blood pressure readings had higher risks of having blood vessel blockages in the brain and tangles linked to Alzheimer's disease, researchers found in a study that tracked more than 1,300 people until they died.
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High Blood Pressure in Later Life May Link to Alzheimer's Disease
4 monthes ago - By Medindia Health
High blood pressure in older people may increase signs of brain disease such as plaques and tangles linked to Alzheimer's disease, and brain lesions called infarcts.
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Impact of Late-Life Blood Pressure on the Brain Revealed
4 monthes ago - By Medscape
Higher late-life systolic blood pressure has been tied to more brain infarcts and more hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease, specifically neurofibrillary tangles, results of a novel autopsy study show.
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