Proton Pump Inhibitors Linked to Dementia

March 26, 2021

Do you get heartburn, indigestion, have an ulcer or have GERD? If you are taking medication for it, you are most likely taking a Proton Pump Inhibitor. There is a link between medications called Proton Pump Inhibitors, which are used to treat heartburn and peptic ulcers and other acid related disorders – and Dementia. This has been confirmed by a new study from the German Cent...

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Post Operative Cognitive Dysfunction (POCD) – A possible cause of Dementia?

March 12, 2021

Post Operative Cognitive Dysfunction (POCD) is a term that many people have not heard about before. It is Memory Loss after Anesthetics and is a common adverse event after surgery. The incidence of this condition is much higher than one would have thought and it appears to affect people over the age of 60 years and upwards. Here are some statistics for you to think about :- “...

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