The American Academy of Neurology.

The American Academy of Neurology, an association of more than 21,000 neurologists and neuroscience professionals, is dedicated to promoting the highest quality patient – centered neurologic care through education and research. A neurologist is a doctor with special training. In diagnosing, treating and managing disorders of the brain and nervous system such as epilepsy, dystonia, migraine, Huntington’s disease and dementia.

– It is possible that by preventing or treating high blood pressure, we could potentially prevent cognitive impairment, which can be a precursor to dementia, said study author Georgios Tsivgoulis, in the University of Alabama at Birmingham and a member of the American Academy of Neurology.

The research has shown that high diastolic blood pressure of the small arteries of the small arteries in the brain that can lead in the development of small areas of brain damage.

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