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Can Teeth Brushing Postpone Alzheimer’s?

You don’t only avoid holes in your teeth by keeping good oral hygiene, Norwegian researchers have discovered a clear connection between gum disease and Alzheimer’s disease.

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More Daytime Sleepiness, More Alzheimer’s Risk?

The finding adds to a growing body of evidence that poor quality sleep could encourage this form of dementia to develop.

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Hepatitis C tied to risk of Parkinson’s

Parkinson’s disease is considered the second most common degenerative brain disorder after Alzheimer’s disease. Hepatitis C is a liver infection caused by a virus.

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Vitamin D deficiency linked to memory loss

Older adults with low vitamin D levels may lose their memories and thinking abilities faster than those with normal vitamin D levels.

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