Multiple genetic markers can estimate risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease
A new study finds
Over half of Gransnet users who are lonely have never talked about it
New survey reveals worrying findings as charities shine spotlight on older generation.
NICE and NHS England to introduce budget test for new treatments, Alzheimer’s Society comment
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence and NHS England have today, Wednesday 15 March, announced changes to the way drugs are evaluated and funded.
Drop in blood pressure linked to increase risk of dementia in old age, study suggests
Middle-aged people experiencing temporary drops in blood pressure could have increased risk of dementia 20 years later.
Apple Pay Coming to UK Charities
Offering an easy, secure and private way to pay
Lack of social care is piling pressure on surgeries and A&Es, Alzheimer’s Society comment
Almost 9 out of 10 GPs (89%) think reductions in social care are leading to extra pressures in their surgeries, reports the Care and Support Alliance (CSA) today (Friday 3 March).