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Department of Health work to develop a vision for the future of dementia policy in England

In early 2015, the Department of Health will publish its vision for the future of dementia policy in England. This follows on from the Prime … Read more → – Department of Health work to develop a vision for the future of dementia policy in England

Support people with dementia at Christmas, urge Public Health England and Alzheimer’s Society

Public Health England (PHE) and Alzheimer’s Society are calling on people to become Dementia Friends, as research reveals the risk of isolation for people with … Read more → – Support people with dementia at Christmas, urge Public Health England and Alzheimer’s Society

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

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11 Dec: Delicious/dhdementia

The Global Clinical Trials Fund | Alzheimer's Research UK Blog

Today marks one year since the G8 Dementia Summit. The last year has been a whirlwind of new investment and exciting initiatives, both from … Read more »The Global Clinical Trials Fund | Alzheimer's Research UK Blog

2 Dec: Delicious/dhdementia

Hen Power | Pippa Kelly

Through the simple activity of rearing and keeping hens, HenPower are transforming lives, including those touched with dementia. Read more »Hen Power | Pippa Kelly

1 Dec: Delicious/dhdementia

Dementia patients 'lack proper care' | BBC

Dementia sufferers are not getting the care they need because the condition is not recognised as a terminal illness, two leading charities have … Read more »Dementia patients 'lack proper care' | BBC

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

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