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Cold sores and shingles may be linked to Alzheimer's disease, new research suggests - CNET

Cold sores and shingles may be linked to Alzheimer’s disease, new research suggests – CNET

Could cold sores and shingles lead to Alzheimer’s disease? New research from Tufts and Oxford universities adds to growing evidence that they might – and how. And the implications are both good and bad. Good, because it means vaccines could help prevent Alzheimer’s disease, for which there are very few drugs and no known cure. …

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Intensive care unit stays are linked to a doubling of dementia risk

Intensive care unit stays are linked to a doubling of dementia risk

Chicago, USA – Older people who have spent time in an intensive care unit (ICU) are twice as likely to develop dementia later in life than older people who have never been in an ICU, according to a news report study. The findings were presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) 2022 [1]. “Hospitalization …

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