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Older adults who have slower walking speeds may have increased risk for dementia

30.03.2018

Photo: Senior male hiker; Copyright: panthermedia.net/Andriy Popov

Maybe your walking speed can tell, if you have a greater risk for dementia. Researchers discovered that of the nearly 4,000 older adults they studied, those with a slower walking speed had a greater risk of developing dementia.