Possible Break in Fight against Alzheimer’s
It could be a cheap and relatively easy way to ward off Alzheimer's disease.
According to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Neurology, men and women who use statins on a regular basis have a lower rate of dementia.
Statins are defined as "a class of
Researchers involved with the study found that women who used statins regularly had a 15% lower rate of dementia; men a 12% reduction - but race and ethnicity are critical factors.
Source: Journal of the American Medical Association