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BOSTON – The drug’s small improvement in psychotic symptoms may take weeks to appear, but its effect seemed to spare cognition.
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Findings suggest that health care providers should routinely ask about driving status and make referrals for testing if necessary.
SAN FRANCISCO – The price of lowering blood pressure in the elderly may be cognitive decline and even Alzheimer’s disease, one expert says.