- Rita Moretti,
- Paola Caruso,
- Matteo Dal Ben,
- Corrado Conti,
- Silvia Gazzin,
- Claudio Tiribelli
Front Aging Neurosci 2017 30;9:169. Epub 2017 May 30.
Italian Liver Foundation, Centro Studi FegatoTrieste, Italy.
Dementia is a worldwide health problem which affects millions of patients; Alzheimer's disease (AD) and subcortical vascular dementia (sVAD) are the two most frequent forms of its presentation. As no definite therapeutic options have been discovered, different risk factors for cognitive impairment have been searched for potential therapies. This report focuses on the possible evidence that vitamin D deficiency and hyper-homocysteinemia can be considered as two important factors for the development or the progression of neurodegenerative or vascular pathologies. Read More