Tag Archives: Division of Research: Kaiser Permanente Northern California

Dementia and Cognitive Decline in Type 2 Diabetes and Pre-Diabetic Stages: Targeted Interventions (Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology)

Summary Type 2 diabetes is associated with dementia and cognitive decline. This review discusses transitions into cognitive impairment and dementia in people with type 2 diabetes. The authors identify possible opportunities for intervention in people with type 2 diabetes, and opportunities … Continue reading

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Hormone Replacement Therapy and Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease (Neurology)

Summary A study by US researchers, and published in the Neurology journal, has linked hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in women to both an increased and a decreased risk of Alzheimer’s Disease, depending on the type of hormones used and the timing … Continue reading

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