Preliminary data indicate that about 10% or so of people with mild cognitive impairment
will go on to develop Alzheimer's disease versus only 2% of the general population.
Updated research advances of mild cognitive impairment
of old people].
Findings from the study support the hypothesis that non-amnestic mild cognitive impairment
has a vascular etiology, write the study's authors.
Coverage of the Mild Cognitive Impairment
pipeline on the basis of route of administration and molecule type.
And genetic testing seems to be a better diagnostic tool for predicting whether a healthy person will develop mild cognitive impairment
than for predicting whether an impaired person will develop dementia.
A recent study funded by the National Institute on Aging from the Mayo Clinic and published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease has found that people 70 and older who eat food high in carbohydrates have nearly four times the risk of developing mild cognitive impairment
, and the danger also rises with a diet heavy in sugar.
Four years later, 200 of the 940 were beginning to show mild cognitive impairment
The participants will be assessed for levels of stress and any progression from mild cognitive impairment
A spokesman from the charity said: "Increasing our understanding of mild cognitive impairment
(MCI) could help us unravel the many mysteries still surrounding Alzheimer's disease and move us closer to treatments and a cure.
Researchers made the discovery after studying 837 people with mild cognitive impairment
The study of Minnesota residents aged 70-89 without dementia found a 16% total prevalence rate of mild cognitive impairment
A new Mayo Clinic study found that the prevalence of mild cognitive impairment