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Poor Sleep Linked to Alzheimer’s in Hispanics

By |October 11, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |

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A recent study has identified a link between Hispanics who have trouble sleeping and a higher risk for Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias. This link was identified between prolonged sleep as well as insomnia, both inflicting poor neurocognitive function. The study was conducted at the University of Miami’s Miller School and revealed that Hispanics have a significantly higher risk for developing Alzheimer’s compared to non Hispanics. The goal of this study is to uncover new solutions for preventative measures for dementia. The participants for this study were among 16,000 Latinos featuring 55%[…]

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