The Department of Health wants every person with dementia, and their carers and families, to receive high quality, compassionate care from diagnosis through to end of life care.
Five new videos from the Department of Health highlight a range of initiatives to support people with dementia in different areas of England. The vide…
This short film focuses on the experiences of Tommy Dunne, who lives in Liverpool and has been diagnosed with early onset dementia.
The Department of Health wants every person with dementia, and their carers and families, – from all backgrounds, walks of life and in all parts of …
Join Dementia Research is a new service that helps people to take part in dementia research studies. It aims to accelerate the pace of dementia resear…
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Sense of purpose in life linked to healthier brain ageing
Researchers in the US have found that older people with a strong sense of purpose in life may be less likely to have damage in the brain caused by decreased blood flow.
Positive results from early-stage trial of a new drug to treat Alzheimer’s disease
The results of a highly-anticipated early-stage trial into a new drug aimed at treating Alzheimer's disease have been announced by the pharmaceutical company Biogen Idec.