News has emerged surrounding the creation of a brand new Dementia Consortium, which aims to give hope for discovering a potential cure for the condition.
A new activity club for people living with dementia is set to open in Cornwall soon – a facility which supports both sufferers and their carers.
Queen Elizabeth Park care home treated one of its much-loved residents to a very special birthday treat last week.
It has been announced that the UK will aim to double its yearly funding for dementia research, with the target figure for 2015 now £132m.
Exercise has been uncovered as an effective method in the prevention of developing dementia, an interesting development which comes from a longitudinal study.
It is hoped that the current high numbers of dementia patients will become a major focus at next week’s G8 summit in London, after figures were released which suggest that the number of sufferers is expected to drastically increase in the coming years.