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Maternal Link To Alzheimer’s Disease?

Maternal Link To Alzheimer’s Disease?

New research published in the March edition of Neurology reflects on growing evidence that Alzheimer’s disease could be inherited from a patient’s mother. The study found that test subjects with mothers who suffered from Alzheimer’s had twice as much grey matter shrinkage as subjects with fathers who suffered from Alzheimer’s and those with no family history of the disease.