dementia

Tips to boost your brain health

Every three seconds, there is one new case of dementia worldwide. Dementia affects thinking, behaviour and the ability to perform

Other therapies beat drugs for agitation and aggression

Antipsychotic drugs are commonly prescribed to people with dementia but music and massage can be at least as effective in

Does a daily tipple decrease your risk of dementia?

People who have a few drinks a week may have a reduced risk of dementia, compared to those who drank

Why is lack of sleep linked to dementia?

The link between sleep and dementia is two-way. And getting cause and effect is really hard to do. Because when

Dementia – Aboriginal health

Dementia is a condition that affects a person’s brain. It changes how they think and act, and affects their ability

Certain drugs increase risk of dementia

The anticholinergic class of drugs, commonly prescribed to older people, may be linked to an increased risk of dementia when

Coronavirus COVID-19: tips for home care providers

Information for providers of in-home care regarding coronavirus COVID-19 and supporting people living with dementia. In addition to the infection

Coronavirus (COVID-19): tips for carers, families and friends of people with dementia

For everyone Be mindful of the symptoms of coronavirus COVID-19 such as fever, a cough, sore throat, tiredness and shortness

Coronavirus (COVID-19): tips for people living with dementia

Be mindful of the symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) such as fever, a cough, sore throat, tiredness and shortness of breath.

Pseudodementia reversible but easy to miss

Severe depression and psychosis can cause cognitive impairment similar to what’s seen in dementia, but the effects are reversible with

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