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Recommendations For Better Sleep and Brain Health (BBC News / GCBH / Age UK)

Summary The Global Council on Brain Health (GCBH) has released a report which summarises recommendations for the public, in particular for people aged over 50, about getting better sleep for improved brain health. Older people are advised to aim for seven … Continue reading

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Recent Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses on Epidemiological Studies, Risk Factors and Prevention

Some of the following articles are available freely. Access to the full-text of the other articles requires a suitable Athens password, a journal subscription or payment. The Bibliographic Citations Bliwise, DL. (2013). Alzheimer’s Disease, sleep apnea, and positive pressure therapy. … Continue reading

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Sleep-Disordered Breathing, Hypoxia: the Risk of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 4, November 2011]. Summary This research investigated the relationship between sleep-disordered breathing, characterised by recurrent arousal from sleep and intermittent hypoxemia, and poor cognition … Continue reading

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