Are painkillers worsening dementia?

25 Jul

Common painkillers triple side effects of dementia, study says

By – Najja Parker, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Common painkillers have previously been linked to heart risks. Now scientists believe the medication could also triple the side effects of dementia, according to a new report.

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Researchers from universities in Europe recently conducted a study, presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference, to explore the impacts of opioid-based painkillers.

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