• Studies demonstrate 'clear connections' between COVID-19, cognitive issues

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Forgetfulness continued in more than half of older adults studied between 3 to 6 months after COVID-19, while one in four experienced added issues with cognition, including language and executive dysfunction.
    These problems correlated with persistent issues related to smell function, but not with the severity of the original COVID-19 infection, according to the findings presented during the Alzheimer's Association International Conference.
    A second study on COVID-19 presented during the meeting showed that biological markers of brain injury, neuroinflammation and Alzheimer's disease
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