Use of diuretics is associated with reduced risk of Alzheimer's disease: the Cache County Study.

@article{Chuang2014UseOD,
  title={Use of diuretics is associated with reduced risk of Alzheimer's disease: the Cache County Study.},
  author={Y F Chuang and John C. S. Breitner and Yen-Ling Chiu and Ara S. Khachaturian and Kathleen M. Hayden and Chris D Corcoran and JoAnn T. Tschanz and Maria C. Norton and Ron G Munger and Kathleen Welsh-Bohmer and Peter P. Zandi},
  journal={Neurobiology of aging},
  year={2014},
  volume={35 11},
  pages={2429-2435}
}
Although the use of antihypertensive medications has been associated with reduced risk of Alzheimer's disease (AD), it remains unclear which class provides the most benefit. The Cache County Study of Memory Health and Aging is a prospective longitudinal cohort study of dementing illnesses among the elderly population of Cache County, Utah. Using waves I to IV data of the Cache County Study, 3417 participants had a mean of 7.1 years of follow-up. Time-varying use of antihypertensive medications… CONTINUE READING
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