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I remember my father being brought back home by the police because he’d been found wandering down the central reservation … Continue reading Gene Wilder might have spoken openly about his Alzheimer’s if dementia wasn’t one of the most stigmatised illnesses of our time
Experts say a new breed of the quick-spreading brown dog tick is fast becoming a UK epidemic. Their rapid … Continue reading Blood-sucking ticks which can paralyse and kill humans with ONE bite invade UK
Scientists in Cardiff say they are on the verge of an “enormously exciting” breakthrough in understanding the causes of … Continue reading Cardiff University dementia genes study breakthrough hope
Eating traditional family dinners or listening to soothing music could help to protect people with dementia from dehydration and … Continue reading Meals with family ‘could help spare’ dementia patients from malnutrition
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Yeast infections and a malfunctioning immune system could ‘disturb those brain processes that are important for memory’, researcher says A sexually … Continue reading Is a sexually transmitted yeast infection making people mentally ill?
Germany is to legalise cannabis for medicinal purposes early next year, the health minister said on Tuesday. “Our goal is that … Continue reading Germany to legalise cannabis for medicinal purposes
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A spike in the number of deaths in England and Wales last year was due to an increase in … Continue reading Spike in deaths ‘due to dementia and flu’