2013 AAIC Video Highlights
Monday, July 15, 2013"Alzheimer’s Disease Epidemiology: Risk Factors and Possible Therapies"
Video 1: News briefing introduction. Many types of cancer, and chemotherapy treatments, may be associated with lower risk of Alzheimer's, according to a study led by Dr. Laura Frain.
Video 2: Dr. Rachael Whitmer talks about the relationship between certain diabetes therapies and Alzheimer's disease risk.
Video 3: A study by Dr. Carole Dufouil finds that older age at retirement is associated with reduced risk of dementia.
Video 4: Factors including income, education and literacy may help explain the difference in Alzheimer's risk between African-Americans and whites, says Dr. Kristine Yaffe.
Video 5: Q & A with Reporters
Dr. David Knopman talks about new advances reported at AAIC 2013 in our knowledge about risk factors for Alzheimer's disease.