Dementia

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Benzodiazepine Use and Alzheimer’s Risk

If you’re like most psychiatrists, you get your fair share of older folks who come into the office complaining of difficulties with sleep or with significant symptoms of anxiety.

Namzaric and Other Cognitive Enhancers for Dementia

There’s a new medication on the market for the treatment of dementia—the first to come along in several years.

Research Update

Anticholinergics and Dementia

Many medications have anticholinergic side effects, which can be particularly troublesome for the elderly.

Personality May Influence the Risk for Alzheimer’s

It’s commonly known that the risk of developing dementia is related to education level, history of head trauma, family history, and genetics. But could personality also play a role?