Protein in urine linked to dementia: Neurology Study
People who have protein in their urine, which is a sign of kidney problems, may also be more likely to later develop problems with thinking and memory skills or even dementia, according to a meta-analysis published in the online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. The researchers looked at all available studies on kidney problems and the development of cognitive impairment or dementia. “Kidney dysfunction has been considered a possible risk factor for ...