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Dementia risk increased in 50-year-olds with blood pressure below hypertension threshold

New findings from the long-running Whitehall II study of over 10,000 civil ... 385 developed dementia by 2017. Those who had a systolic blood pressure of 130 mmHg or more at the age of 50 had a 45% gr... read more

‘Even slightly elevated blood pressure can increase dementia risk’

the research team noted that those individuals who had a systolic blood pressure – the blood pressure measured as the heart beats – of 130 millimeters of mercury (mm Hg) or over as they reached the ag... read more



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