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Midlife cardiovascular risk factors may increase chances of dementia

08:20 EDT 7 Aug 2017 | Medical Xpress

A large, long-term study suggests that middle aged Americans who have vascular health risk factors, including diabetes, high blood pressure and smoking, have a greater chance of suffering from dementia later in life. The study, published in JAMA Neurology, was funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

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