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Pharmaceutical regulators meet for urgent talks on dementia

Pharmaceutical regulators from 10 countries have met for urgent talks on ways of using existing laws and regulations to support dementia research and development. The … Read more → – Pharmaceutical regulators meet for urgent talks on dementia

Dementia care experts discuss innovation and sustainable care in Tokyo

Experts in innovation in care and risk reduction recently met at the third Global Dementia Legacy event in Japan to explore how new technology can improve … Read more → – Dementia care experts discuss innovation and sustainable care in Tokyo

Watch live as Japan hosts third Global Dementia Legacy Event

Experts in dementia care and risk reduction will meet in Japan this week for the third Global Dementia Legacy event. They will meet in Tokyo … Read more → – Watch live as Japan hosts third Global Dementia Legacy Event

New platform unveiled to speed up dementia research

The search for effective dementia treatment may be a little quicker thanks to a new dementia platform launched by the Medical Research Council. The multimillion-pound … Read more → – New platform unveiled to speed up dementia research

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27 Oct: Delicious/dhdementia

Study aims to spot early dementia from eye exam | The Guardian

Researchers are investigating whether a simple eye test could be used to identify the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease. Read more »Study aims to spot early dementia from eye exam | The Guardian

2 Oct: Delicious/dhdementia

New research shows vitamin D can help protect against dementia as well as cancer

A new study has found that being severely deficient in vitamin D is linked to a more than twofold increased risk of developing dementia. Read more »New research shows vitamin D can help protect against dementia as well as cancer

17 Sep: Delicious/dhdementia

Greater risk of dementia for those with diabetes - Telegraph

Charities urge the public to take heed of 'mounting evidence' that a healthy lifestyle protects against dementia as study finds far greater risk for … Read more »Greater risk of dementia for those with diabetes - Telegraph

28 Aug: Delicious/dhdementia

Weight loss surgery 'reduces chance of Alzheimer's Disease' - Telegraph

Weight loss surgery could reduce the risk of Alzheimers’ disease, a new study suggests. Read more »Weight loss surgery 'reduces chance of Alzheimer's Disease' - Telegraph

27 Aug: Delicious/dhdementia

Five lifestyle changes 'could reduce dementia risk' - Telegraph

A jog, a Mediterranean diet, and learning a new hobby are among the top five tips to stave off dementia - but one in five Britons think there is … Read more »Five lifestyle changes 'could reduce dementia risk' - Telegraph

21 Aug: Delicious/dhdementia

Further evidence that obesity in middle age increases dementia risk - The Independent

Scientists have uncovered further evidence that being obese in middle age raises your risk of developing dementia later in life, with the latest … Read more »Further evidence that obesity in middle age increases dementia risk - The Independent

20 Aug: Delicious/dhdementia

Special film screenings to get people with dementia singing in the rain | The Guardian

A project in Lancaster giving those with dementia and their family members the chance to go out and enjoy movies together is proving a hit. Read more »Special film screenings to get people with dementia singing in the rain | The Guardian

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