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Patients in need of cataract surgery also see their risk for developing dementia drop by 30% after undergoing the operation, according to new research published today in JAMA Internal Medicine.
December 6, 2021

Patients in need of cataract surgery also see their risk for developing dementia drop by 30% after undergoing the operation, according to new research published today in JAMA Internal Medicine.

December 6, 2021

Results reported in JAMA Internal Medicine associate cataract surgery with 30% lower risk of dementia in aging population.

April 26, 2021

Community-based autopsy study of well-characterized older adults provides valuable data on influential research tool

October 28, 2020

Research program analyzes cerebrospinal fluid molecules to seek diagnostic and progression markers as well as treatment targets.

December 4, 2018

'Alzheimer's, like breast cancer, is not one disease,' says UW Medicine dementia expert Shubhabrata Mukherjee.

November 1, 2018

A class of drugs called angiotensin-II receptor blockers was associated with benefit for black women and white women and men.

October 25, 2018

Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia and accounts for 60 to 80 percent of all cases.

Picture of Justice Sandra Day O'Connor
October 23, 2018

Retired Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor announced Tuesday that she has been diagnosed with “the beginning stages of dementia, probably Alzheimer’s.” 

August 9, 2018

Several media outlets covered the finding a significant link between three degenerative eye diseases – age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and glaucoma – and Alzheimer’s disease.

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August 8, 2018

Dr. Cecilia Lee, assistant professor of opthalmology with the University of Washington School of Medicine, is lead author of a study published Aug.

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