Prolonged stress can lead to dementia
The research suggests chemicals -- called corticosteroids -- can kill off brain cells if concentrations remain high over long periods. Corticosteroids help the body in "fight or flight" situations suppressing immune system and increasing the amount of ...
Long standing stress may cause shrinkage of brain and dementia
Stress does shrink your brain, research shows
Persistent Stress Can Cause Dementia, Says Study