The length of time you remain in education can influence your likelihood of developing dementia, the Alzheimer’s Society has said.
Expert shares three warning signs of Alzheimer’s disease that all start with the letter R.
A substantial amount of research has exposed the deleterious effects of poor meal timing on sleep patterns, weight control and diabetes.
The researchers behind the latest study believe bad dreams may be among the ‘earliest signs’ of brain decline, preceding memory loss by decades.
Dr Michael Mosley explains how three “simple” interventions could help “ward off” the mind-robbing condition.
Exceeding five to six cups a day could dramatically increase your risk of brain decline, a recent study suggests.
Increasing evidence is supporting a link between autoimmune diseases and the development of cognitive impairment and vascular damage. This connection, researchers believe, may be attributable to similarities in the conditions’ inflammatory markers.
AS PEOPLE grow older, their risk of cognitive decline increases. As a result, they face the possibility of developing neurological conditions such as dementia, an umbrella of conditions which results in the deaths of thousands of Britons every year. While age is one risk factor for the condition, another can be found near the brain […]
DEMENTIA is an umbrella of neurological diseases affecting the brain and resulting in the death of the patient after an often prolonged period. The most common form of dementia is Alzheimer’s disease, a condition first discovered in 1906. While the workings of the disease have remained a mystery, advances in science mean those mysteries are […]
MANY of the warning signs of dementia could easily be confused with normal changes as we age. For example, having memory problems is a common and well-known symptom. However, there are slight differences between the condition and getting older, which could make a difference when it comes to getting a diagnosis sooner rather than later.