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Supermarket to begin “Slow Shopping” trial for dementia sufferers - August 30, 2016

A supermarket is to begin “Slow Shopping” trials to help elderly and vulnerable customers with dementia, a report says. Sainsbury’s new scheme is designed to help dementia sufferers with their weekly…
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Study highlights varying regional standards of NHS dementia care - August 16, 2016

The Department of Health has published a “dementia atlas”, showing areas of the UK where dementia patients are in need of improved NHS care.

Dementia dog initiative awarded £300,000 boost - August 9, 2016

A landmark project that matches assistance dogs with people suffering from dementia has been awarded £300,000 to expand.

Possibility dementia patients could benefit from diabetes drugs, say scientists - July 5, 2016

Scientists from the University of Aberdeen have said that UK treatments regularly issued to type 2 diabetics could have benefits for those who suffer from dementia.

Virtual reality app gives an insight into living with dementia - June 7, 2016

A smartphone app aims to give people a better understanding of what it is like to live with dementia.

Young people are affected by dementia as well - May 17, 2016

Dementia is usually associated with older people, but a pioneering study aims to give a voice to the children and young people affected by the condition.

Former news presenter tested for dementia in new documentary - May 10, 2016

Former BBC News anchor and Rip Off Britain host Angela Rippon is to investigate dementia.

Newly-discovered set of genes responsible for strokes and dementia - April 12, 2016

Researchers have discovered a gene linked to the risk of strokes that could lead to a better understanding of the condition and how to prevent and treat it.

Interactive app provides top tips for a dementia-friendly home - March 22, 2016

A new app that provides ideas for carers and families to make a home more “dementia-friendly” has been launched in Australia.

Gum disease linked to worsening dementia symptoms - March 15, 2016

Gum disease has been linked to a more rapid decline in people with Alzheimer’s disease.


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