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Blood pressure drugs can lower Alzheimer's risk up to 50%
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Blood pressure drugs can lower Alzheimer's risk by up to 50 per cent

Taking newer blood pressure drugs cuts the risk of Alzheimer's by up to 50 per cent, British scientists say.

Patients on these new drugs are also less likely to develop vascular dementia – a condition caused by problems in blood supply to the brain – than those on older medication. Read more


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