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  • Aleksandrs Karaluks
    Aleksandrs Karaluks Wed, 13/03/2019 - 15:51

    It was during one of my Neurobiology of Disease (NoD) lectures at the end of my 2nd year when I properly got a chance to learn about dementia and memory loss.

  • Tomi Akingbade
    Tomi Akingbade Tue, 12/03/2019 - 17:38

    Learning new skills keeps the mind active, which is especially important as one gets older. Here I’ll break down how important it is to keeping exposing yourself to learning opportunities in adulthood.

  • Szymon Stodolak
    Szymon Stodolak Tue, 05/03/2019 - 16:52

    Alzheimer’s Research UK has a mission to make breakthroughs possible by supporting the efforts in scientific research on dementia. It is an ambitious and challenging goal.

  • Tomi Akingbade
    Tomi Akingbade Fri, 22/02/2019 - 14:45

    I love food, as I’m sure a lot of people do. Whether it be the smell of your favourite meal or the memory of cooking with a loved one, the majority of us would call food an experience rather than something we’re told we have to do 3 times a day.

  • Karen Harrison Dening Thu, 20/12/2018 - 10:20

    I recently attended an international research workshop that aimed to elicit the views of attending ‘experts’ in the field of dementia research and care.  The focus of the workshop was to explore methodology that examined the receptivity of ‘early

  • Benjamin Mann
    Benjamin Mann Mon, 17/12/2018 - 16:53

    It was back in January that I first blogged here about the Challenge Dementia Prize.

  • Elizabeth Peel
    Elizabeth Peel Fri, 30/11/2018 - 14:29

    This new edited collection originated from a research seminar series funded by the British Psychological Society in 2014 – the idea being to showcase a wide variety of psychological approaches to ageing.

  • Karen Gray
    Karen Gray Tue, 16/10/2018 - 17:03

    Japan is a ‘super ageing society’, in which a currently reported 4.6 million people live with dementia. This figure is expected to nearly double over the next 10 years.

  • Derek Fisher Wed, 10/10/2018 - 17:12

    I arrived in London for this event as a sceptic about research as my remit is the here and now.

    I went for curiosity and to see what was actually happening out there in the world of research.

  • Photo of Emma Putland
    Emma Putland Mon, 08/10/2018 - 13:34

    Dementia is certainly a growing social concern, and is increasingly discussed and portrayed in newspapers, government speeches, policy documents, films, books and more.

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