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These Common Health Conditions Are Twice as Likely to Cause Memory Loss in Women

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We all know that diabetes, high blood pressure, and heart disease are dangerous. Diabetes can lead to nerve damage, eye damage, and kidney damage, while high blood pressure and heart disease can cause a heart attack, stroke, or aneurysm. You might not have known, however, that these ailments may cause you to lose your memory and thinking skills.

It’s true that men are more likely to have coronary artery disease, diabetes, and high blood pressure. However, a recent Mayo Clinic study published in Neurology shows that women who have one or more of these ...