• Toxoplasma gondii seropositivity increases risk for mild cognitive impairment

    10 days ago - By Healio

    Toxoplasma gondii seropositivity appeared linked to mild cognitive impairment in multiple cognitive domains, according to results of a systematic review and meta-analysis published in JAMA Psychiatry.
    “Several observational studies have reported neurocognitive changes associated with toxoplasmosis in humans; however, effect sizes and directions varied,” Lies de Haan, BSc, of the department of psychiatry at the University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands, and colleagues wrote. “Meta-analyses have suggested an association between T. gondii and neuropsychiatric disorders,
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