Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Dementia News Update

Two different labs have found that Alzheimer's Disease spreads neuron to neuron, answering how the disease spreads across the brain.

Another scientist offers up a computer model to predict the spread of the disease.

Criteria for a diagnosis of Mild Cognitive Decline have been modified causing some controversy.

Cancer survivors appear to have a 33% decreased risk for Alzheimer's Disease when compared to people who have not had cancer.

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