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3p pill cuts dementia risk by half
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PostPosted: Wed Mar 06, 2013 10:28 am 
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A BLOOD pressure pill which is taken by tens of thousands of patients could be the key to beating Alzheimer’s disease.

British scientists believe the 3p a day tablet could slow progression of the disease and even combat devastating memory loss.

Experts at the University of Bristol hope the drug losartan will be so effective that high blood pressure patients could routinely be given it to protect long-term against Alzheimer’s. Read more


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