Tag Archives: Alzheimer’s disease

Eating your way to a healthier you

Eating your way to a healthier you

Good health, vitality and a sense of well being – all essential ingredients in living life to the max. Eating a healthy diet is vital but, with so much often conflicting and confusing advice around, h ...
Living with dementia – a personal story

Living with dementia – a personal story

Seven years ago, we received the diagnosis that my mum had vascular dementia.  There is still confusion over the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s: there are over 200 causes of dementia, and ...
More progress in Alzheimer’s prevention

More progress in Alzheimer’s prevention

A simple daily dose of an existing antiviral drug could slow or even halt the progression of Alzheimer’s disease, new research has claimed. Scientists say experiments have pinpointed a common virus in ...
Celebrated author Terry Pratchett dies

Celebrated author Terry Pratchett dies

Fantasy author Terry Pratchett has died aged 66 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. As well as being famous for his highly entertaining and imaginative books Sir Terry was famous for a ...