Lupus patients are at higher dementia risk
A study has found that patients of Lupus are at a higher risk of developing dementia.
Lupus affects the central nervous system in most cases
The research was done in Israel to find a possible link between lupus and dementia.
The data about lupus patients was analyzed and it was found that they had a higher chance of brain related disorders in the later age.
Luypus patients showed a decline in brain function over age and that can result in dementia.
Other factors were also detected such as high blood pressure, high fat content as independent risk factors for dementia.