World's most in depth study to detect early signs of Alzheimer's disease launched in UK, Alzheimer's Society comment
22 August 2016
A new study that hopes to improve the success rate of research trials for treatments in Alzheimer's disease is announced today (Monday 22 August 2016).
3 August 2016
'Dementia is one of the most urgent global health challenges and is not solvable by any one country, organisation or individual alone' Dr Yves Joanette, Chair of the World Dementia Council.
21 August 2016
Alzheimer's Society responds to Simon 'Mac' McDermott's heart-warming and inspiring videos of him and his dad, the 'Songaminute' Man.
26 July 2016
Men with dementia may be more likely to be mis-diagnosed, which could explain why women appear more likely to get the condition, finds new research presented today (Tuesday 26 July) at Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) 2016 in Toronto.
16 August 2016
Oscar-nominated actress Carey Mulligan has today been appointed by the Alzheimer’s Society and Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt as the first ever UK Global Dementia Friends Ambassador.
10 August 2016
Simon 'Mac' McDermott's heartwarming and inspiring videos of him and his dad, the 'Songaminute' Man, singing in their very own carpool karaoke has raised a staggering £28,000 for Alzheimer's Society.
Calcium supplements linked to dementia risk in women with certain health conditions, Alzheimer’s Society comment
17 August 2016
New research claims that calcium supplements may be associated with an increased risk of dementia in older women who have had a stroke or other signs of cerebrovascular disease.
20 January 2016
Another successful year for the annual rap and music event 'Positive Influence 4' held in Croydon in December.
28 July 2016
Alzheimer’s Society is launching a new guide for retailers to encourage them to become dementia friendly and support people living with dementia and their carers.
11 December 2015
A new report published by the International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK) Centre for Later Life Funding analyses the social care funding measures outlined in the Spending Review.