Hypertension is known to cause dementia!Created by:
High blood pressure causes so many disease conditions. Some of the researchers have revealed that there is a known association with high blood pressure and the cognitive impairment like dementia. This happens specially in middle aged adults. The well known complications of the high blood pressure are stroke, acute coronary syndromes and heart failure. Dementia is defined as declining of brain functions in order to the reduced blood supply to the brain hence a vascular cognitive impairment. So the analysis reveals that their is an association between high blood pressure and latter life cognitive impairment. So it should be encouraged to have the blood pressure values within the normal ranges to prevent these irritating complications.