Alzheimer's Society responds to research linking insulin resistance and cognitive decline
A study by the University of Tel Aviv has found that resistance to insulin may be linked to an increase in cognitive decline.
Housing organisations urged to unite against dementia
Alzheimer’s Society is calling on housing organisations to unite against dementia and improve the lives of people living with the condition by signing up to its new Dementia-friendly housing charter.
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.