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Cognitive Decline in Men Linked to Low Serum Sodium

Cognitive Decline in Men Linked to Low Serum Sodium

For community-dwelling older men, low serum sodium is associated with cognitive impairment and cognitive decline.

Factors Predictive of Mild Cognitive Impairment in Healthy Individuals

Factors Predictive of Mild Cognitive Impairment in Healthy Individuals

Investigators sought to examine factors that influence a cognitively normal individual's risk for developing symptoms of mild cognitive impairment due to Alzheimer disease.

Cognitive Training May Boost Memory in Mild Cognitive Impairment

Cognitive Training May Boost Memory in Mild Cognitive Impairment

Cognitive training helps to improve memory in older adults with mild cognitive impairment.

Elderly With Cognitive Impairment More Likely to Experience Falls

Elderly With Cognitive Impairment More Likely to Experience Falls

Cognitive therapies may help reduce falls in order adults.

Guidelines: AAN Recommends Exercise, Cautious Prescribing for Patients With Mild Cognitive Impairment

Guidelines: AAN Recommends Exercise, Cautious Prescribing for Patients With Mild Cognitive Impairment

A lower education level was associated with higher MCI prevalence in 8 of the class I studies.

Increasing Leafy Vegetable Intake May Boost Cognition

Increasing Leafy Vegetable Intake May Boost Cognition

Intake of nutrients in green leafy vegetables is linked to a slower cognitive decline.

No Benefit for Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation on Short-Term Memory

No Benefit for Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation on Short-Term Memory

Anodal tDCS might not enhance short-term memory in healthy individuals when applied to the left DLPFC.

Predicting Risk for Cognitive Impairment Based on Age, Mini-Mental Exam

Predicting Risk for Cognitive Impairment Based on Age, Mini-Mental Exam

Charts may help identify individuals who may benefit most from early interventions to help preserve cognition.

Neurocognitive Performance in HIV Not Associated With Recent Alcohol Intake

Neurocognitive Performance in HIV Not Associated With Recent Alcohol Intake

HIV-positive individuals with higher alcohol levels performed worse on several cognitive tests, however alcohol was not the primary factor.

Dementia Associated With Serum Magnesium Levels

Dementia Associated With Serum Magnesium Levels

An increased risk for all-cause dementia is associated with low and high serum magnesium levels.

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