Condition over 2 million people have in UK shown to treble Alzheimer’s protein in brain

HUMANITY is locked in a vicious battle with dementia and the fight is set to intensify in the coming decades as populations age. Research aims to shed light on the early risk factors in a bid to forestall brain decline. New research published today shows a condition affecting 2.3 million in the UK directly causes Alzheimer’s – the most common cause of dementia.