Alzheimer's link found

July 2005
British Dental Journal;7/23/2005, Vol. 199 Issue 2, p71
Academic Journal
Focuses on a study entitled "Potentially Modifiable Risk Factors From Dementia: Evidence From Identical Twins." Link between gum disease and Alzheimer's disease; Suggestion that exposure to inflammation early in life quadruples the risk of developing Alzheimer's; Use of information from several participants in the Swedish Twin Registry.


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