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Regular, moderate exercise may help delay Alzheimer’s in at-risk older adults

August 13, 2019
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SPRINT MIND: Intensive BP treatment beneficial in cerebral small vessel ischemic disease

August 13, 2019
Patients with hypertension whose target systolic BP was less than 120 mm Hg had a greater decrease in total brain volume and a smaller increase in cerebral white matter…
In the JournalsPerspective

Hypertension in midlife, late life increases risk for dementia

August 13, 2019
Patients who had sustained hypertension in midlife to late life and those with midlife hypertension and late-life hypotension had an increased risk for dementia later in…
In the Journals

Social contact during midlife appears to lower dementia risk

August 12, 2019
Study findings published in PLOS Medicine showed that more frequent social contact with friends at age 60 years was linked to lower risk of developing dementia over a…
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Antipsychotics for Neuropsychiatric Symptoms of Dementia—Safety and Efficacy in the Context of Informed Consent

Psychiatric Annals, July 2015, Volume 45 Issue 7
Appropriate use of antipsychotic medications in older adults with dementia can be challenging due to several important…
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Psychiatric Implications of Neurological Disorders: May 2017

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals

Descartes wrote about a realm of the soul beyond the brain. Spinoza rejected Descartes’ idea, stating, in effect, that…
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VIDEO: Reduce prescribing in patients with dementia

April 12, 2019
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