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Mid-life stress link to Alzheimer's
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PostPosted: Fri Aug 20, 2010 2:29 pm 
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Women who experience regular episodes of stress and anxiety in middle age could be at greater risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, a study has found.

A team of scientists in Sweden surveyed 1,415 women over a 32-year period and found that those who reported prolonged periods of stress that lasted a month or more saw their risk of developing Alzheimer's rise accordingly. more


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