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People with dementia and carers harmed by COVID-19 social cuts

People with dementia and carers harmed by COVID-19 social cuts

New research from the University of Liverpool has quantified the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the availability of social support, finding that the...
Australian and UK researchers identify new dementia biomarker

Australian and UK researchers identify new dementia biomarker

Researchers have identified a new biomarker for dementia which they believe could lead to therapeutic treatments for the condition. Medical researchers in the UK and...
More research is needed into COVID-19 dementia deaths

More research is needed into COVID-19 dementia deaths

More research is needed to see whether the increased number of deaths from dementia in the UK is linked to the COVID-19 virus. Two-thirds of...
How telehealth is providing a digital solution for dementia care

How telehealth is providing a digital solution for dementia care

A new study has highlighted the efficacy of telehealth for dementia care, which researchers say can be just as effective as face-to-face visits. A new...
New tool can help predict risk of death for dementia patients

New tool can help predict risk of death for dementia patients

A new tool has been designed that can predict risk of death for dementia patients, as well as potential admission to a long-term care...
Brain inflammation may be linked to several different forms of dementia

Brain inflammation may be linked to several different forms of dementia

According to a new study, brain inflammation may be linked to a number of different forms of dementia. Brain inflammation may be more widely implicated...
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The number of people with dementia is set to double by 2050

According to a new report from Alzheimer Europe, the number of people with dementia is set to double by 2050, despite a marked reduction...
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‘Dementia Moonshot’: New report highlights six areas of critical investment

Alzheimer’s Research UK has created an ambitious spending plan for the government’s ‘Dementia Moonshot’ funding pledge. Dementia is the nation’s biggest killer and has quickly...
New study looks at the links between fitness and dementia

New study looks at the links between fitness and dementia

Those looking to reduce the likelihood of getting dementia in later life should think about their fitness regime. Are there links between fitness and dementia?...
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Alzheimer’s Research UK calls for more funding from NHS

Alzheimer's Research UK is calling on all political parties to drive forward efforts to find life-changing treatments for dementia – by urging them to...
Could the use of a telemedicine platform improve the study of dementia?

Could the use of a telemedicine platform improve the study of dementia?

The Boston hospital is partnering with Fruit Street Health to use the latter's telemedicine platform to help those at risk of developing dementia develop...

Identification of new genes in hearing loss provides treatment hope

A new study has identified 44 genes linked to age-related hearing loss giving a much clearer understanding of how the condition develops and potential...

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