The rapidly climbing number of those affected with AD includes a growing population of aging military veterans affected who may have an added risk for the disease as a consequence of traumatic brain injury, posttraumatic stress disorder, and/or service-related injuries.
The paragraph above was cut and pasted from the article the link below will take you to. (2014)
“Alzheimer’s is a veterans’ disease:’ New group tries to improve support for vets with dementia” (read more by following this link)
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