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Does childhood cognition predict dementia risk later in life?
To what extent do factors such as education and socioeconomic position affect our thinking skills and memory over time? Not as much as one might think, a new study suggested.
Three quarters of dementia patients in Britain suffer from other major health issues
Three quarters of those living with dementia also suffer from other debilitating health conditions, an official report reveals.
Older adults with dementia are misdiagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease
The study said a misdiagnosis can result in patients not receiving the appropriate treatment and prevents them from participating in clinical trials that could improve their overall care.
Dementia poses threat to health similar to HIV and AIDS
Dementia poses a threat to global health on the same scale as HIV and AIDS, the Dutch government has said, warning that the number of people with the condition will not be far off the population of Germany by 2030.
Non-pharmacologic treatments may be more effective for psychiatric symptoms of dementia
For patients with dementia who have symptoms of aggression and agitation, interventions such as outdoor activities, massage and touch therapy may be more effective treatments than medication in some cases, suggested a study published in Annals of Internal Medicine.
Dementia caregiving takes toll on sleep
Family caregivers for dementia patients don’t sleep as long or as well as other adults of the same age, a new study suggests.
High cholesterol could triple risk of dementia in elderly
High cholesterol could triple the risk of an elderly person developing dementia, a study warned.
Study suggests seeing friends regularly lowers dementia risk
Being socially active in your fifties and sixties lowers the risk of developing dementia in later life, according to new research.
Early signs of the most common form of  dementia, Alzheimer’s disease
Dementia has four main types — vascular dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, frontotemporal dementia and Lewy body dementia. In the UK, figures have shown around 60 percent of diagnoses of dementia are Alzheimer’s disease.
Is spicy food linked to dementia risk?
Research conducted in a Chinese population has found an intriguing link between the consumption of chili peppers and a heightened risk of cognitive decline.
Coping strategy therapy for family dementia carers works long-term
A program of therapy and coping strategies for people who care for family members with dementia successfully improves the carers' mental health for at least a six-year follow-up, finds a UCL study.
Dementia risk factors not known by half of UK population
Half of UK adults cannot identify any key risk factors for dementia, according to a study by Alzheimer's Research UK.
How music helps connect people living with dementia
When Eileen Pegg developed dementia in 2015, she became very anxious and easily agitated.

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