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  • Markieta Domecka
    Markieta Domecka Wed, 14/08/2019 - 12:04

    I started working in the research project on dementia at the time of my life when I was bringing up my little daughter, Maria, who is now sixteen months old.

  • Tom Dening
    Tom Dening Mon, 01/07/2019 - 16:34

    A small group of researchers from Primary Care and from Psychiatry & Applied Psychology, led by Professor Carol Coupland, has been addressing the question of whether receiving medications with anticholinergic pr

  • Justine Schneider
    Justine Schneider Thu, 20/06/2019 - 11:22

    There are fundamental errors that make this programme bad for people with dementia and those who care about them. 

  • Tom Dening
    Tom Dening Fri, 31/05/2019 - 11:13

    Nicci Gerrard is a well-known journalist, author and campaigner. Her book about dementia is an elegy for late father, who had dementia in the last years of his life.

  • Tom Dening
    Tom Dening Fri, 31/05/2019 - 10:49

    The somebody is Wendy Mitchell as she was before she was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease at the age of 58. She was a highly active, well-organised NHS manager with a responsible job, able to deal with nursing rotas for a hospital in her head.

  • Daisy Carter
    Daisy Carter Fri, 24/05/2019 - 11:32

    Throughout this past academic year, I have had the opportunity of visiting an East Midlands care home alongside another student as part of the Reading Aloud placement scheme, which involved reading poetry to residen

  • Tom Dening
    Tom Dening Fri, 10/05/2019 - 13:59

    No, not a posh sports car but a research workshop held in Botucatu, in the state of São Paulo, Brazil.

  • Alice Reading
    Alice Reading Thu, 02/05/2019 - 15:49

    ‘She’s a walker’, they said, ‘hasn’t stayed still all morning’. Mavis was wearing a pale pink floral nighty, a furrowed brow, and tired eyes. ‘Would you like it if I read some poetry to you today?’, I asked.

  • Meghan Jarvis Thu, 02/05/2019 - 15:31

    Over the past 8 months I have had the opportunity to take part in the University of Nottingham’s Reading Aloud scheme.

  • Aleksandrs Karaluks
    Aleksandrs Karaluks Thu, 21/03/2019 - 15:37

    J.A.N. Corsellis and his colleagues are one of the many contemporary heroes in the field of neuroscience. Amongst their many contributions there’s one that stands out the most.

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