Study links stress and pre-Alzheimer’s disease

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In the news:  The Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City released the results of a study related to the connection between chronic stress and a common type of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) associated with memory loss.  According to the study:  There’s strong evidence that stress increases the likelihood of an older person developing MCI.

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[Coming soon:  A revised version of “Mental Health:  Stigma is the enemy,” an article I originally posted for the in 2010.]

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