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Adult ADHD ’significantly ups risk of common form of dementia’

January 19th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): A new research has found that adults who suffer from attention-deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more than three times as likely to develop a common form of ... Read more...

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Kicking during sleep signals Parkinson’s risk

July 29th, 2010 - 4:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 29 (IANS) Kicking in sleep could mean you are more likely to develop dementia or Parkinson's, scientists warn. They say it could signal a higher risk up to 50 years before ... Read more...

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Sleep disorder may help predict Parkinson’s disease decades earlier

July 29th, 2010 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 29 (ANI): Sleep disorder may be a sign of dementia or Parkinson's disease up to 50 years before the disorders are diagnosed, says a new study.Mayo Clinic scientists found identified ... Read more...

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Daytime sleepiness, staring into space signal Alzheimer’s in oldies

January 19th, 2010 - 3:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 19 (ANI): Cognitive fluctuations are more likely to occur in older adults who are developing Alzheimer's disease than in their healthy peers, experts claim.Scientists at Washington University School of Medicine ... Read more...

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Chaotic, illogical thinking signals Alzheimer’s

January 19th, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 19 (IANS) Older people whose thinking seems chaotic or illogical or who stare into space may be ripe candidates for Alzheimer's, says a new study. "When older people are evaluated for ... Read more...

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Crucial breakthrough may better understanding of dementias onset

August 13th, 2008 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 13 (ANI): University of Nottingham scientists have for the first time artificially reproduced a common form of dementia, a "crucial breakthrough" that may help advance the understanding of the ... Read more...

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PETs targeted imaging may lead to early diagnosis of dementia

March 6th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 6 (ANI): Researchers have been able to classify different types of dementia with the help of positron emission tomography (PET) imaging with the radiotracer fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG), raising hopes that it ... Read more...

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