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People who get less REM sleep may have greater dementia risk

19:55 EDT 23 Aug 2017 | News-Medical.net

People who get less rapid eye movement (REM) sleep may have a greater risk of developing dementia, according to a new study published in the August 23, 2017, online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. REM sleep is the sleep stage when dreaming occurs.

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