Study Links Air Pollution to Higher Risk of Dementia

Straits Times
03 Oct, 2018 ,

Urban air pollution mostly from vehicles is associated with an increased risk of dementia according to recent research The link remained even after heavy drinking smoking and other wellestablished risk factors for dementia were ruled out Worldwide about 7 of people >65 years suffer from Alzheimers or some form of dementia a percentage that rises to 40 above 85 Years