Susceptibility to financial scams in an elderly person may be an early indicator of impending Alzheimer dementia and mild cognitive impairment, a US study has found. Neuropsychologists in Chicago tested the hypothesis that impaired financial decision making and low awareness of scams in otherwise healthy older people would be associated with subsequent development of dementia. ...
Scam awareness linked to Alzheimer dementia and mild cognitive impairment
By Michael Woodhead
17 Apr 2019