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What is Cognitive Decline?

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The last time I went with my husband to his primary care doctor, she told us at the end of the exam that my husband was experiencing cognitive decline. 229 more words


Study: Diabetes Could Cause Signs Of Aging, Cognitive Decline In Brain

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A new study claims diabetes might have a direct effect on the brain.

The research, which was done by the University of Pittsburgh, found that MRIs of middle aged patients with Type 1 diabetes showed about one third of them had signs of aging and neurological disorders. 111 more words


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As Cognition Slips, Financial Skills Are Often the First to Go - NYTimes.com

Studies show that the ability to perform simple math problems, as well as handling financial matters, are typically one of the first set of skills to decline in diseases of the mind, like Alzheimer’s, .

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[WEB SITE] Brain training games: No proof they prevent cognitive decline

The idea of playing a game to make you sharper seems like a no-brainer. That’s the thinking behind a billion-dollar industry selling brain training games and programs designed to boost cognitive ability. 196 more words


Diabetes in Midlife Linked to Faster Cognitive Decline

Diabetes in midlife is associated with an increased rate of cognitive decline over a 20-year follow-up, a new study shows.

And while patients with diabetes at midlife had a steeper cognitive decline than patients without diabetes, greater loss of cognitive function was also seen for patients who had prediabetes with only modestly raised blood glucose levels. 836 more words


Tau pathology, rather than amyloid accumulation, drives cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease

From Mayo Clinic News Network:

Posted by Kevin Punsky (@kevinpunsky) · 6 day(s) ago

Mayo Clinic Study of Thousands of Brains Reveals Tau as Driver of Alzheimer’s Disease…

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