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High levels of blood sugar raise a person’s risk of dementia, even if they don’t have diabetes.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Study: High Blood Sugar, Not Just Diabetes, Tied To Greater Dementia Risk

High levels of blood sugar raise a person’s risk of dementia, even if they don’t have diabetes.

08/10/2013

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Seattle Police Calls Fatal Shooting A Tragedy

An older man with dementia, alarmed by a fire department aid call outside his home, messaged his medical alert service to say he suspected a prowler and has armed himself with a gun. When police arrived, he met them at the door with the gun and was killed by officers who feel threatened.

09/25/2012

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