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As Depression Worsens Dementia Risk Increases

Depression Symptoms That Steadily Increase in Later Life Predict Higher Dementia Risk Depression symptoms that steadily increase in older adults are more strongly linked to dementia than any other types of depression, and may indicate the early stages of the disease, according to a study published in The Lancet Psychiatry journal. Symptoms of depression are common in people with dementia, but previous studies have often looked at single episodes of depression, failing to take into account how depression develops over time. The authors identified five different trajectories of depressive symptoms – low depression symptoms (2441 participants); initially high symptoms that...

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