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Reducing my risk of dementia

Ageing is the biggest risk factor for getting dementia. There's no way of knowing whether you'll get dementia or not, but although you can't avoid getting dementia you can lower your risk.

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Written by HealthInfo clinical advisers. Last reviewed August 2019.

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Review key: HIMLD-33325