Posts Tagged ‘senility’

Study shines light on mysteries of senility

Millions of Americans above the age of 65 suffer from dementia, a disorder of mental processes associated with loss of memory or perception skills that may impact a person’s ability to perform everyday tasks.  A novel study, conducted at OHSU and published in the Annals of Neurology, provides new insights into the origins of vascular dementia in maturing adults, now recognized as the second leading cause of dementia. Through the analysis of human blood vessels, … Read More

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