500 of those missing are thought to have died
Panel finds ‘no robust evidence’ linking ingredients such as Ginkgo Biloba, Vitamin B and D and fish oil to preventing or reducing risk
The MP for Bolsover sang to his late mother when she was diagnosed with the disease and was inspired by her ability to recall old songs. For the past eight years, he has also been singing to elderly patients with dementia in Derbyshire care homes
Report found dying patients are 'often excluded from wider health services'
The Fore people, a once-isolated tribe in eastern Papua New Guinea, had a long-standing tradition of mortuary feasts
The disease impacts what is known as a person's "holistic perception"
A flu jab blunder, which left elderly people exposed due to an unexpected mutation of the main influenza strain, contributed to the massive spike last year
Research could also help scientists understand why some unwanted memories are so long-lasting
However, one expert said the contrversial claims were a "minority view"
”Developing dementia is not an inevitable part of ageing."
Scientists says there is growing evidence to link hearing loss with the risk of cognitive decline and dementia in older people
However experts have urged that the findings do not suggest that common algae can cause dementia
Dementia attacks the nervous system, as well as the mind. Now an 'immersive experience' can help us understand the painful symptoms. Chloe Hamilton puts it to the test
Researchers could be at the cusp of a "new era" according to biologist from University College London
After years of disappointment, scientists may be on the brink of a breakthrough
People with dementia can feel happier when a relative comes to see them even if they do not recognise the visitor, the Alzheimer’s Society has said after a poll showed many felt there was little point.