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Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia & Cognitive Disorders

Virtual reality technology may one day replace traditional pencil-and-paper activities for cognitive training in older adults, suggests a study published online in the International Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry.
Stress-related disorders, such as post-traumatic stress disorder, are associated with a considerably higher risk of developing neurodegenerative diseases, according to a study published online in JAMA Neurology. 
Low-cost, noninvasive cognitive testing may help identify people at risk of progressing to the first stage of Alzheimer’s disease, according to a study published online in Biological Psychiatry.
Consuming more food and drink with the antioxidant flavonol is associated with a smaller chance of developing Alzheimer’s dementia years later, researchers reported in Neurology.
Cognitive aging appears to occur more rapidly in people with psychotic disorders, compared with peers without such disorders, according to a study that followed 445 people for 2 decades after their first psychotic disorder hospitalization.
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