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'Dementia link to sudden low blood pressure and dizziness'
People who experience frequent drops in blood pressure or dizziness when suddenly standing up are at increased risk of dementia, scientists say. Writing in Plos Medicine they suggest that less blood reaches the brain during these moments, leading to brain cell damage over time. Dementia experts say this is a "robust study" and "plausible explanation" that needs further investigation. Others, however, point out that factors such as smoking carry higher risks.
Exercising 10 minutes a day can boost life expectancy
The researchers in the study in PLOS Medicine hope the findings convince sedentary people that even a modest physical activity program can boost health. I Like the Comment: Watzup; Arctic Dude: Click To Read