Might physical activity, educational achievement, a healthy diet and an active social life reduce the risk of Alzheimer’s? Might smoking, obesity and depression increase the risk?
Dementia - What are the symptoms of dementia? Who might be affected? What else can cause dementia?What else can cause memory loss? Is there a cure? Can we protect the brain against dementia?
Progressing Care in Dementia Services - 750,000 people have dementia in the UK – costing the country an estimated £20 billion pa. Both figures are expected to rise as the population ages. This means we are facing a potential dementia time bomb.
Dementia Interview with Dr Louise Allan Dementia Lead for the British Geriatrics Society. In this interview she answers a wide range of questions on dementia - including the main risk factors, the main symptoms and possible ways of delaying the onset of symptoms.