'Although other studies have offered evidence that cannabinoids might be neuroprotective against the symptoms of Alzheimer's, we believe our study is the first to demonstrate that cannabinoids affect both inflammation and amyloid beta accumulation in nerve cells'
Panel finds ‘no robust evidence’ linking ingredients such as Ginkgo Biloba, Vitamin B and D and fish oil to preventing or reducing risk
The game will help scientists gather data about navigation skills, often one of the first things to disappear in dementia sufferers
One in five care homes are being wrongly charged for services, according to the Alzheimer's Society and Care England
'The results from studying the longevity of this group could be applied to patients all over the world'
Researchers believe one cause could be men being more likely to have worked outside the home
The study builds on previous research linking poor dental hygiene with the disease
Fortasyn Connect is not available on prescription, but can be bought as nutritional supplement over the counter
850,000 people have dementia in the UK
One family reported a patient being handcuffed by the police
Researchers could be at the cusp of a "new era" according to biologist from University College London
Research finds blocking brain’s immune cells with drugs to prevent inflammation could stop dementia getting worse
One in six people over the age of 80 in the UK have dementia
Eight of the l’Oréal heiress's friends and advisers were found guilty in May of exploiting her senility to siphon away hundreds of millions of euros
At the moment, about 850,000 people in the UK have dementia
The latest findings underscore the scale of the potential future crisis caused by an aging population