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Better education during childhood decreases risk of dementia in African-Americans

20:00 EDT 15 Apr 2018 | AAAS

(Regenstrief Institute) A newly published observational study from the Regenstrief Institute and Indiana University has found that increased levels of education, particularly for those who grew up in low-income rural areas, was significantly associated with the decrease in the risk of dementia and Alzheimer's disease in older African-Americans previously reported by the same research group.

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