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DEMENTIA PREVALENCE AMONG SEXUAL MINORITY OLDER ADULTS

      By 2030, there will be nearly five million sexual minority older adults aged 60 and older in the U.S. who identify as lesbian, gay, or bisexual. Current estimates suggest that over 200,000 sexual minorities in the U.S. are living with dementia, but almost nothing is known about the prevalence of dementia in sexual minorities who do not have HIV/AIDS. We examined the prevalence of dementia over 9.5 years among sexual minority older adults who participated in the Kaiser Permanente Research Program on Genes, Environment, and Health (RPGEH).
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