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Many unaware that diabetes tied to higher risk of dementia

The devastating effect diabetes has on the brain is being hugely underestimated, experts have warned.

Please see link for more details.  https://www.msn.com/en-gb/health/familyhealth/many-unaware-that-diabetes-tied-to-higher-risk-of-dementia/ar-BBEWcYg?li=BBoPWjQ&ocid=mailsignout

   

Can we end damaging dementia psychosis cycle?

A new research report calls for a change in approach in the treatment of psychosis in dementia, to find alternatives to highly damaging antipsychotics.

Please see link for further details.   https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/10/171002092252.htm

 

 

Events

Thursday, 14 December, 2017

Speaker: Professor Justine Schneider (University of Nottingham)

Title: What makes good home care for people with dementia?

Thursday, 11 January, 2018

Speaker: Professor Eef Hogervorst (University of Loughborough)  

Title: Designing for dementia, (BRE project): technology to maintain evidence based activities