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People with Parkinson’s walk again after promising drug trial - October 20, 2015

A drug used to treat leukaemia has been shown to improve cognitive function and physical movement in patients with advanced Parkinson’s disease.

Learning when forgetfulness is more than just a normal part of ageing - October 13, 2015

Dementia patients are missing out on treatment because most people wrongly think the symptoms are simply a normal side-effect of getting older.

Face-to-face time with friends and family helps avoid depression - October 6, 2015

Dropping a line to a loved one instead of catching up in person could double their risk of depression, new research shows.

NICE aims to ensure that funding crisis will not affect care of elderly people - September 29, 2015

According to the latest forecasts, approximately one in four people will be aged 65 or over by 2035.

One-third of British people born in 2015 ‘will develop dementia’ - September 22, 2015

One in three people born this year will develop dementia, according to new figures.

Loneliness blights Britain’s chances of being the best place in the world to grow old - September 15, 2015

The UK has entered the top 10 best places in the world for older people to live, according to a new index measuring living standards around the world.

Blood test for ageing will predict dementia - September 8, 2015

Scientists say they have developed a way of testing how well, or badly, your body is ageing.

Voice test may help detect Alzheimer’s early: New study - September 1, 2015

A voice test could help spot the signs of Alzheimer’s according to researchers.

Long working hours can cause strokes - August 25, 2015

The likely toll of long working hours is revealed in a new study which shows that employees still at their desks into the evening run an increased risk of stroke – and the longer the hours they put in,…
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Chocolate and liver disease drug may help with Parkinson’s - August 18, 2015

Could daily chocolate supplements reduce symptoms of Parkinson’s disease? That is the thinking behind a new trial at Dresden University of Technology in Germany.


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