Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Treating sleep apnea could reduce dementia risk

(University of Queensland) Inadequate oxygen levels during sleep can damage the brain and increase the riskof developing Alzheimer's disease, University of Queensland researchers have found. Scientists from UQ's Queensland Brain Institute and School of Biomedical Sciences are now initiating a clinical study of patients with sleep apnea to determine whether treatment lowers the risk of developing dementia.