Complaint upheld against advertising of NeuroAD as Alzheimer’s disease treatment
The Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) have upheld a complaint made against Neuronix for their advertising of a medical device in relation to Alzheimer's disease.
Government announces £40m investment in Dementia Research
The Government has today (Monday 12 March) announced a £40 million investment in the UK Dementia Research Institute (DRI).
World-leading dementia researchers win 2018 Brain Prize
Four world-leading dementia researchers have today (6 March) won a prestigious €1m prize for their contribution to neuroscience.
Robot seal pup one step closer to helping people with dementia
Robotic seals that respond to touch and speech are a step closer to being introduced onto dementia wards following new research.
Study confirms the link between hearing loss and dementia in older adults
On World Hearing Day, the BIHIMA highlight an important new study into the link between hearing loss and the risk of dementia in older adults.
SACN report on diet and dementia risk - Alzheimer's Society comment
A report published yesterday (28 February) by the Scientific Advisory Committee on Nutrition (SACN) has suggested that there is little evidence of a link between diet and dementia risk.
Can treatments for arthritis be repurposed for dementia? – Alzheimer’s Society comments
New research suggests that drugs used to treat rheumatoid arthritis could reduce the risk of patients developing dementia.