Flavanols, mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer's dementia.

@article{Patel2008FlavanolsMC,
  title={Flavanols, mild cognitive impairment, and Alzheimer's dementia.},
  author={Ami Patel and J. T. Rogers and Xudong Huang},
  journal={International journal of clinical and experimental medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={1 2},
  pages={
          181-91
        }
}
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a dementing neurological disorder that results in progressive memory loss and cognitive decline thought to be associated with buildup of amyloid plaques and neurofibrillary tangles in the brain. Vascular Dementia (VaD) is another common dementing disorder characterized by decreased brain perfusion. Together, AD and VaD constitute mixed dementia, an extremely common type of dementia associated with aging. Neuroimaging research suggests that brain vascular atrophy… CONTINUE READING
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