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Sex differences in Alzheimer's Dementia (AD)

Rohr Eskenazi

Dr. Rohr-Kirchgraber

A recently published article on AD highlights the need for research into the role that sex and gender has on the development and management of AD. While major advances have been made, the impact of sex and gender has not.

We do know that there are differences but exactly how hormones play a role, why exercise can make a difference, and how a history of gestational hypertension can influence the development of AD.

For more information, read the article!

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Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber