Neurocognitive Disorders

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Long-Term Type 1 Diabetes Associated With Cognitive Decline

Long-Term Type 1 Diabetes Associated With Cognitive Decline

Both patients with type 1 and patients with type 2 diabetes show overall worse cognition than people without diabetes.

Review IDs Exercise 'Dose' That May Improve Cognition in Seniors

Review IDs Exercise 'Dose' That May Improve Cognition in Seniors

For older adults, exercise is associated with improved cognition.

Higher HDL-C Linked to Better Cognition in Older DM Patients

Higher HDL-C Linked to Better Cognition in Older DM Patients

Higher serum HDL-C is associated with better executive function among older patients with diabetes mellitus.

Early-Life Weight Associated With Cognitive Factors

Early-Life Weight Associated With Cognitive Factors

Inverse association between early-life weight status and perceptual reasoning, working memory scores

Associations Between Maternal Depression, Support, and Cognitive Development in Offspring

Associations Between Maternal Depression, Support, and Cognitive Development in Offspring

A study evaluated the long-term adverse effects of maternal depression on child development.

Handgrip Strength Predicts Cognitive Function in Bipolar Disorder, Major Depression

Handgrip Strength Predicts Cognitive Function in Bipolar Disorder, Major Depression

Handgrip strength was significantly associated with improved visual memory reaction time, prospective memory, and reasoning in patients with bipolar disorder.

Annual Visits May Not Increase Cognitive Impairment Detection

Annual Visits May Not Increase Cognitive Impairment Detection

Medicare Annual Wellness Visits do not appear to substantially increase the detection of cognitive impairment in older adults.

Small Link for Cannabis Use, Reduced Cognitive Functioning

Small Link for Cannabis Use, Reduced Cognitive Functioning

For adolescents and young adults, frequent or heavy cannabis use has a small association with reduced cognitive functioning.

Hearing Aids May Mitigate Cognitive Decline, Memory Loss

Hearing Aids May Mitigate Cognitive Decline, Memory Loss

Using hearing aids may slow cognitive decline in later life.

High CSF Neurogranin Associated With Faster Decline in Mild Cognitive Impairment

High CSF Neurogranin Associated With Faster Decline in Mild Cognitive Impairment

Investigators obtained data from the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative (ADNI) database on patients with normal cognition (n=111) and MCI (n=193), all of whom had CSF Ng samples at baseline as well as memory and executive function evaluations at follow-up.

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