John Middleton led a walk for Alzheimer’s two years after his Emmerdale character, who had been diagnosed with dementia, died.
The use of music playlists in A&E wards was found to have a calming effect on almost all elderly dementia patients in a trial.
NHS hospitals are stepping back in time with vintage makeovers to help dementia patients cope with stress and anxiety.
Watching re-runs of classic rugby matches could prove a tonic for older people, NHS England’s director for dementia has said.
Two-thirds of people think dementia is a normal part of ageing rather than a medical condition, a survey suggests.
The way someone walks could be used to identify the specific type of dementia a patient has, researchers have revealed.
Samuel L Jackson has called for support to end Alzheimer’s disease, the “cruel” condition that ravaged his family.
Dame Barbara Windsor has called on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to “sort out” dementia care as she prepares to make a rare public appearance – delivering an open letter to 10 Downing Street.
Alan Titchmarsh said gardening can help people living with Alzheimer’s after he featured one of the youngest people in the country to be diagnosed with dementia on his show.
Intensive blood pressure control may be the key to brain health in later life, scientists say.
A 71-year-old care home resident was given the opportunity to visit her favourite animals when she was treated to a donkey walk.
Middle-aged adults with healthy hearts have a lower risk of developing dementia later in life, a study suggests.
Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease accounted for more than a tenth of the registered deaths in England and Wales in 2018, new figures show.
Being socially active in your fifties and sixties lowers your risk of developing dementia in later life, according to new research.
Nile Rodgers has signed up to help bring music to people suffering from dementia after witnessing how it “transformed” his mother.
Living a healthy lifestyle is associated with offsetting a person’s genetic risk of dementia, according to a new study.
“Unacceptable” mixed-sex wards are set to become the norm at a city dementia hospital.
Cameras will follow people living with dementia for two years in a new BBC documentary.
Ex-Coronation Street star Shobna Gulati has called for an end to the stigma around dementia.
Service users from Alzheimer Scotland’s Dundee Dementia Resource Centre gathered together for an afternoon of music and dancing as part of Scotland’s Dementia Awareness week.