Vasectomy May Put Men At Risk For Type Of Dementia

Fri, 16 Feb 2007 10:00 PM EST

... Northwestern University researchers have discovered men with an unusual form of dementia have a higher rate of vasectomy than men the same age who are cognitively normal.The dementia is Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA), a neurological disease in which people have trouble recalling and understanding words. In PPA, people lose the ability to express themselves and understand speech. [click link for full article] ...