Brookdale East Niskayuna
2861 Troy Schenectady Road
Niskayuna, NY 12309
• We Will Treat All Your ALZHEIMER'S & DEMENTIA MEMORY CARE NEEDS
• Between 1997 and 2007, 181,093 Veterans 55 or older, who were not exhibiting signs of dementia were studied.
• Veterans with PTSD were 77 percent more likely to develop dementia than those without PTSD when risk factors related to Alzheimer's disease were included.
• Veterans diagnosed with PTSD were nearly twice as likely as other Veterans to develop Alzheimer's disease or dementia as they age.
• The common symptom of memory loss indicated that the damage to the region of the brain controlling memory, the hippocampus, could be caused by acute stress.
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