Dementia is currently the seventh leading cause of death worldwide and one of the major causes of disability and dependency among older people globally
Girl celebrates Christmas with dementia patients, gifts them dolls; watch the heart-warming video here
Reports suggest that soft lifelike baby dolls calm and soothe people suffering from Alzheimer’s or dementia. Doll therapy is considered a nondrug treatment
Watch: Woman takes mother diagnosed with dementia on trip to Ireland; viral video leaves netizens in tears
Stephanie Martin, who took her mother on the trip, said that a few years ago, the doctors had diagnosed the latter with frontal temporal dementia.
"I have been diagnosed with 'mixed dementia', which is more than one type of dementia, in my case this being Alzheimer's and Vascular dementia," Law said in a statement.
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Almost 8,000 people participated since 1985 with them either self-reporting their sleep duration or wearing monitors.
What’s bad for your heart can be equally bad for your brain and can eventually lead to dementia in later life
Daily intake of cheese, wine linked to decrease in risk of age-related cognitive decline, reveals study
The dietary intakes of the participants of this study, however, were self-reported and not clinically supervised or controlled
Studies suggest that anywhere between two to over 60 percent dementia patients, whether in nursing homes or their own houses, have sundown syndrome
A study carried out in Scotland concluded professional footballers are around three and a half times more likely to die of dementia than the general population.
Within 90 days of testing positive for COVID-19, a person has high risk of developing a mental illness: Oxford
Researchers also found that there was a higher risk of dementia in those who recover from the virus.
"He spends almost 24 hours a day in bed, he has just the rare moments of being awake," Gerd Muller's wife Uschi told Bild in an article published on Monday.
A survivor of the Munich Disaster in 1958 that killed several Manchester United players in a plane crash, Sir Bobby Charlton helped revive the team in the wake of the tragedy.
The study conducted on over 50,000 people in the UK found that the most significant and consistent risk factors of COVID-19 included dementia and cognitive disorders. This risk was only seen in individuals older than 70 years of age
Occupational physical activity not same as work out, can increase risk of dementia by 55%, says study
It was found that participants with high occupational physical activity (OPA) levels had a dementia incidence rate of 1.48, which was significantly higher than in people who engaged only in leisure-time physical activity (LTPA) at home or at the gym
Sleeping too much just as bad as insufficient sleep where cognitive decline is concerned, new study shows
Profound changes in neurological functioning during sleep, as the study shows, have immense effects on mood, memory and cognition.
The impact of dementia on a young person, their lives and those around them can be immense and often debilitating.
The number of patients with AD is projected to triple by 2050, with much of the growth attributed to the elderly age bracket.
The researchers also said that the risk of dementia among the general population may be higher than what the study suggested due the stigma attached to mental health disorders, reluctance among people to get help, and poor access to mental healthcare facilities
Alcohol-related dementia: How to identify and treat condition that neurotoxicity, vitamin B1 deficiency may cause
What many do not know is that excessive alcohol consumption is also a cause of dementia