Research project: In vivo neurite morphology: a novel MRI biomarker of dementia with Lewy bodies?
Research project: Analysing somatic mitochondrial DNA alterations in single brainstem neurons of Lewy Body Dementia patients to understand cell-type variation and related plasticity
Learn about the different types of dementia from our British Sign Language (BSL) videos, produced by British Deaf Association (BDA) Scotland and funded by Life Changes Trust and the Big Lottery Fund.
Research project: Using ultra-high resolution magnetic resonance imaging to examine structure, iron deposition and neurochemistry in Dementia with Lewy bodies.
Get details of organisations that can provide information and support for dementia with Lewy bodies.
Read about the range of treatments and support available for someone who has been diagnosed with dementia with Lewy bodies.
The causes of young-onset dementia are different from that in older people. The young-onset of some of the most common types of dementia are described on this page.
This page outline the most common symptoms of dementia with Lewy bodies, many of which are unique to this type of dementia.
It's always important to get dementia diagnosed, but knowing the type of dementia is particularly important if dementia with Lewy bodies is suspected. Find out who is most likely to be affected and how you can get a diagnosis.