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Lifetime of learning might thwart dementia

Lifetime of learning might thwart dementia

A lifetime engaging in intellectually stimulating pursuits may significantly lower your risk for dementia in your golden years, new research suggests. Even people with relatively low educational and professional achievements can gain protection ... News24, 2 hours ago
The 9 risk factors linked to dementia 9ija, 1 week ago
Care Home

iPads can make a big difference to people living with dementia 'if used in the right way'

If used in the right way, iPads can enhance the lives of older people and those living with dementia, according to a new study. Researchers at the Association for Dementia Studies at the University of Worcester looked at the impact of ...
 Care Home10 hours ago Awareness of Memory Goes Before Dementia Sets in (CME/CE)  MedPage Today1 day ago Dementia Preceded By Diminishing Awareness Of Memory Loss: Study  Tech Times1 day ago Memory may decline three years before dementia onset  Care Home1 day ago
Washington Post

Feds appear to ease ban on dementia advocate

The Department of Health and Human Services appears to have reversed the security restrictions that were imposed on Michael Ellenbogen, a well-known advocate who has dementia, because of provocative remarks he made while urging a more aggressive ...
 Washington Post5 hours ago Federal Eye: Feds appear to ease ban on dementia advocate  Washington Post5 hours ago

Answers about dementia care in light of woman's death

This morning, Jeanne and Jackie Olineck are preparing for their mother's funeral. Tillie Olineck died Monday, when her nightgown and chair caught fire from her lit cigarette. The elderly woman dad severe dementia. Her daughters said she was unable ...
 CBC6 hours ago

Man with dementia, medical issues located after search

Falmouth police say a man with dementia and other medical issues reported missing has been located. Donald Bigelow, 86, was found in an area close to his home, police said. Bigelow was conscious and alert when he was located, but was still taken ...
 WCVB.com23 hours ago Could music help treat dementia?  ITV.com1 week ago 'I was doing all the right things, so why did I get dementia?' week ago Donna Air writes moving open letter about her grandfather suffering from dementia  Irish Mirror1 week ago
Australian Women's Weekly

Dementia sufferer mistakes stain remover for coffee, dies

A UK coroner's court has heard the harrowing tale of how a pensioner suffering from dementia died after accidentally making coffee with stain remover. 83-year-old John Guttridge was trying to help his wife, Anne, 79, with household chores, when he ...
 Australian Women's Weekly16 hours ago UK lord with dementia in court on child abuse charges  The Nation Pakistan1 week ago Lord Janner will not have to attend court next week  Jewish News UK3 hours ago
Construction Index

Stepnell lands another Wilts care home

The Orders of St John Care Trust (OSJCT) has handed Stepnell a £6.1m contract to design and build a 64-bed specialist dementia care home in Trowbridge, Wiltshire. Above: Artist's impression of the new care home in Trowbridge Work is now starting ...
 Construction Index12 hours ago Three convicted over scalding dementia sufferer  MSN UK1 week ago Outpatient care is not always cheaper than nursing homes  Avenir Suisse7 hours ago Warwickshire care home joins elite minority of care homes to be rated Outstanding  Care Home8 hours ago

Dementia Sufferers may Start to Lose Their Memory Up to 3 Yrs Before Onset of Disease

A new research conducted at Rush University has revealed that people who suffer from dementia may start to lose their memory up to three years before disease takes hold. Author Robert S. Wilson of the Rush University Medical Center said that ...
 MedIndia1 day ago Dementia sufferers may have memory impairment up to 3 yrs before onset of disease  Business Standard1 day ago Dealing with chronic diseases  Bangladesh Daily Star4 days ago

Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease Become More Prevalent in the World: ADI

Dementia is a loss of mental skills that affects your daily life and Alzheimer's accounts for 60% to 70 of cases of dementia. Latest figures from Alzheimer's Disease International show that Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease are becoming more ...
 MedIndia1 day ago 'When dementia has robbed a person of so many of life's pleasures what do...  Irish Independent2 days ago Very few have pure form of Alzheimer’s, dementia  The Hindu4 days ago Dementia Friendly Communities webinar and discussion  Topix6 days ago
Irish Times

Warning signs two years before dementia develops

 Irish Times1 day ago Dementia sufferers 'start losing memory two years before condition develops'  9ija News.com1 day ago
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