Tag Archives: alzheimers

Gran saddles up for birthday celebration

Gran saddles up for birthday celebration

A grandmother decided to mark her 70th birthday by cycling 350 miles to raise more than £8,000 for Alzheimer’s Research UK. Super-fit Carol Franklin-Adams decided to take on the epic bike ride to mark ...
Egg heads

Egg heads

Dear Sir, I was concerned that your headline article in Mature Times issue 263 March 2014 might give readers the impression that eggs contribute to Alzheimer’s when probably the reverse is true. Resea ...
Driving and dementia

Driving and dementia

A decline in cognitive abilities – for example the onset of dementia – is the greatest concern that families have about elderly relatives driving. Nearly half of people are worried about it, according ...