Some common infections may be linked to declines in memory, cognitive performance

February 13, 2014 8:47 PM

7 0

Some common infections may be linked to declines in memory, cognitive performance

Certain common infections may be associated with memory decline and other markers of decreased cognitive performance, according to new research presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference 2014.

For their study, researchers from the Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami decided to analyze the link between cognitive performance and five common and often asymptomatic infections: Chlamydia pneumoniae, Helicobacter pylori, cytomegalovirus, and herpes simplex viruses 1 ...

Read more

To category page

Loading...