Higher-level Occupations May Increase Survival in Patients with a Common Form of Early-onset Dementia, Finds New Penn Medicine Research
A high level of mental activity earlier in life may buffer against disease.
Doctors, lawyers and other "high level" professionals may have a built-in survival edge if they're diagnosed with the disease frontotemporal dementia (FTD), according to new research from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
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Vincent J. Cristofalo Annual Lectureship 2015
Monday, October 26, 2015
3:00pm — 5:00pm
Biomedical Research Building (BRB) Auditorium & Lobby II/III
Keynote Speaker: Amy Wagers, PhD
Harvard University Department of Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology,
Joslin Diabetes Center,
Harvard Medical School
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