Recent News and Events

  • Dementia Consortium

    Alzheimer’s Research UK to join new Dementia Consortium

    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.

  • Nursing Home Care

    New club for dementia sufferers to open in Bodmin

    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.

  • QEP resident Frank had a surprise visit to Bridge House for his milestone birthday.

    Queen Elizabeth Park resident’s surprise 90th birthday treat!

    Queen Elizabeth Park care home treated one of its much-loved residents to a very special birthday treat last week.

  • Nursing Care

    Government to double dementia research funding

    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.

  • Lecture

    Study shows exercise is a method of preventing dementia

    Exercise has been uncovered as an effective method in the prevention of developing dementia, an interesting development which comes from a longitudinal study.

  • Old Hands

    G8 Summit should lead to further dementia research

    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.