Dementia Risk And Vitamin D Levels: Is There A Connection? (11)

Forbes 2014.08.07 11:29
A deficiency of vitamin D in older persons may double the risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer's disease, according to results of a new study. Dementia is broadly characterized by a decline in thinking and memory. Alzheimer's disease, which affects about 5 million people in the US, is the most common type of dementia associated with aging.
VITAMIN, DEMENTIA, ONSET, DEFICIENCY, SUNLIGHT, SUPPLEMENT, Llewellyn, United Kingdom