Taking regular exercise is the most effective single lifestyle choice people can make to reduce their risk of dementia, according to one of the most extensive studies yet into people’s long-term health outcomes.
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Friday 06 December 2013
The sheer exhilaration of producing a newspaper against a tight deadline is unique
Wednesday 04 December 2013
Senior British researchers spearheading efforts to find a cure say that research has entered 'a new era'
Thursday 28 November 2013
Critics accuse the Government of passing the blame on to local doctors and politicians for failures in dementia care
Monday 25 November 2013
Vulnerable people need someone acting as an advocate in their corner - whether it's someone in care without family, or the carer on a zero hour contract
Thursday 21 November 2013
CQC said their findings suggested that some GPs, care homes and community health services were failing to treat vulnerable people 'in the way they deserve'
Wednesday 13 November 2013
Peering into a patient's eyes could provide a new way to diagnose and track Alzheimer's disease, say scientists.
Monday 11 November 2013
Compared to those who just listened to care home music sessions, those taking part show markedly improved cognition
Hilda Fairweather: 91-year-old woman who froze to death was 'overlooked' by carers at Abele View home
Friday 08 November 2013
Victim suffered from vascular dementia
Tuesday 05 November 2013
Residents ‘tormented by carers to relieve boredom’
Thursday 10 October 2013
Historic ‘turning point’ hailed as UK researchers discover how to halt death of brain cells, opening new pathway for future drug treatments
Wednesday 09 October 2013
Good scientists are careful not to overplay the significance of their own research, let alone the research of others. So when leading lights in the field speak of possible “turning points” and “history”, it is worth sitting up and paying attention.
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