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Lancet Commission: 10 key ways to improve dementia prevention

July 20, 2017

A report from the Lancet Commission on Dementia Prevention, Intervention, and Care identifies key issues that physicians should be aware of to improve treatment and prevention of the disease.

In 2015, the global cost of dementia was approximately $818 billion, according to study researcher Gill Livingston, MD, of University College London, and colleagues.

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Digital SAGE assessment accurate for early dementia

July 20, 2017
Data presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference indicated efficacy of a digital version of the Self-Administered Gerocognitive Examination…
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Another study finds no link between PPIs, dementia

July 20, 2017
Researchers report they found “no convincing evidence” of an association between the use of proton pump inhibitors and risk for dementia in a new study…
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Study suggests link between antidepressant exposure, autism

July 20, 2017
Autism was more common in children exposed to antidepressants during pregnancy, compared with children not exposed to antidepressants whose mothers had a history of…
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Prioritized Health Literacy and Clear Communication Practices For Health Care Professionals

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Summer 2017, Volume 1 Issue 3
Health care professionals need more and better training about health literacy and clear communication to provide…
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Integrated Psychiatry: July 2017

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

People with serious psychiatric disorders suffer 2-fold: first from their psychiatric burdens and then from medical…
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VIDEO: Treatment approaches for narcissistic personality disorder

May 26, 2017
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