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Daytime sleepiness may be warning sign of Alzheimer's

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New research suggests older adults who are sleepy during the day might have harmful plaque building in their brain

Poor sleep may heighten Alzheimer's risk

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Older adults who are sleepy during the day might have harmful plaque building in their brain that is a sign of impending Alzheimer's disease, researchers say.

Poor sleep may heighten Alzheimer's risk

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Older adults who are sleepy during the day might have harmful plaque building in their brain that is a sign of impending Alzheimer's disease, researchers reported.

Medical News Today: How daytime sleepiness may raise Alzheimer's risk

Excessive daytime sleepiness may be an early warning sign of Alzheimer's, but what is the possible mechanism underlying this association?

Daytime Sleepiness Can Raise Risk of Alzheimer Disease

Elderly adults who experience excessive daytime sleepiness could be at increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease. The clinical implications of this finding.

Daytime sleepiness increases risk of Alzheimer's

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Mayo Clinic researchers found sleepiness in waking hours is particularly risky. Elderly people without dementia suffered dangerous build-ups if they were sleepy during the day.

Poor Sleep May Heighten Alzheimer's Risk

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A hallmark of Alzheimer's is the accumulation of a protein in the brain called beta-amyloid. It's believed that one benefit of sleep is to clear beta-amyloid, and poor sleep might allow it to build up, the authors of the new study pointed…

Poor Sleep May Heighten Alzheimer's Risk

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MONDAY, March 12, 2018 -- Older adults who are sleepy during the day might have harmful plaque building in their brain that is a sign of impending Alzheimer's disease, researchers report.

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