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Sleep problems in older adults linked to cognitive decline and dementia

12:52 EST 15 Jan 2020 | Reuters

People who have trouble falling asleep may be at increased risk of developing cognitive problems or dementia than their counterparts who sleep well, a research review suggests.

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