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Excessive daytime napping in the elderly an early sign of Alzheimer’s

March 22, 2022

New research suggests a bidirectional relationship between the daytime sleep behaviours of older adults and cognitive decline – that is to say, “longer and more frequent daytime naps were associated with worse cognition and a higher risk of Alzheimer’s dementia.” Researchers led by a team from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) describe this […]

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