Doctors believe we retain the clearest memories for songs we enjoyed between the ages of 10 and 30.  The effects are thought to be so profound that...

Dementia could be caused by eating a high-salt diet, US scientists have claimed. Eating more salt caused about 25 per cent less blood to flow to part...

Scientists have found that salt causes changes in the immune system in the gut – which in turn reduces blood flow to the brain. In a new study, experiments...

Vascular dementia is a common type of dementia, but can affect patients in different ways, according to the Alzheimer’s Society. But, problems with...

Taking regular exercise, eating healthily, keeping your brain active, reducing alcohol intake, giving up smoking and booking frequent check-ups with your...

Many people associate dementia with memory loss, but the condition can actually affect people in a variety of ways.  From whether or not dementia is...

Memory loss could just be a natural part of getting older. But, sometimes it could be caused by an underlying medical condition, including anxiety, depression...

Dementia is a condition associated with an ongoing decline of brain functioning.  According to the NHS, signs and symptoms include memory loss, thinking...

Dementia is a term for a set of symptoms caused when the brain is damaged by diseases, and these can include memory loss, understanding, movement and...

Dementia is a syndrome associated with an ongoing decline of brain functioning.  The NHS says it can include problems with memory loss, thinking speed,...

Dementia affects about 850,000 people in the UK. That number could rise to one million by 2025, according to the Alzheimer’s Society. The position...

Dementia may not yet have a cure, but scientists are getting closer to discovering how to reduce people’s risk of the condition and slow its onset. New...

Scientists have found that the vinegar, which is produced by allowing the fruit to sour, is rich in a brain-boosting chemical. In a wide-ranging new...

Family and friends should look out for early signs of dementia in older relatives this Christmas, urged NHS chiefs. Something as simple as forgetting...

Dementia affects 850,000 people in the UK, and common symptoms include memory loss and difficulty making decisions. While scientists are yet to find...

Dementia symptoms include memory loss and problems thinking, and it now affects 850,000 people in the UK. It is not known what exactly causes the condition,...

GETTY A daily portion of salad and green vegetables could be linked to a slower rate of brain ageing Scientists have found a daily serving of foods...

Dementia is a serious condition that sees the gradual decline of brain function, and it affects a growing number of people in the UK. One of its major...

Dementia affects 850,000 people in the UK, and is usually diagnosed in those over 65. In this age group it affects one in 20 people. Symptoms include...

Being repetitive could be an early sign of dementia. Repeating daily tasks, like shaving or collecting items, may be a sign of a neurodegenerative condition. Simply...

Dementia currently affects 850,000 people in the UK, and this is set to increase to a million by 2025. Quick diagnosis means that appropriate treatment...

The Alzheimer’s Society blamed a lack of social care funding for “turning wards into waiting rooms”, saying a £2bn shortfall in the budget meant...

The risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease could be increased by drinking diet fizzy drinks, according to scientists at Boston University School of...

Dementia affects 850,000 people in the UK, and causes debilitating symptoms such as memory loss, problems with language and decreased judgement.  Catching...

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