Posts Tagged ‘rates of dementia’

RuralAreasTwiceAsLikelyToDevelopAlzheimer'sDisease

People Who Grew Up in Rural Areas ‘At Twice the Risk of Developing Alzheimer’s Disease’

A country childhood may put people at more than twice the risk of Alzheimer’s disease much later in life, new research suggests. However, the study from Edinburgh University has been unable to cast light on the reasons behind the phenomenon.  Alzheimer’s experts have urged caution about the findings and say there is no compelling reason to flee […]