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Sleeping pills or Z-drugs can increase risk of falls, fractures and...

Strong sleeping pills known as ‘Z-drugs’ are linked with an increased risk of falls, fractures, and stroke among people with dementia - according to...

Dementia isn’t just forgetting names and words

Incidence increases dramatically as people move into their 90s. About 5 percent of those 71 to 79 have dementia, and about 37 percent of...

The Association Between Physiological Sources of Pain and Sleep Quality in...

In older adults, self-reported sleep difficulties range from 50% to 60%, yet the literature reports a larger prevalence of poor sleep quality in people...

COVID-19: Pandemic isolation could worsen symptoms of depression, dementia

If the depression remains untreated, the associated memory and cognitive problems worsen for those suffering with dementia ...

Depression and dementia in the age of COVID-19: Two sides, one...

Every seven seconds, someone in the world is diagnosed with dementia. A typical case that I often see in my...

Depression Unlikely to be a Risk Factor for Dementia

Depression Unlikely to be a Risk Factor for DementiaInternational research led by the Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA) at UNSW Sydney suggests that...

Tom Seaver, like Robin Williams, had Lewy body dementia, but what...

Tom Seaver at Shea Stadium in Flushing, N.Y. in 1969, when he led the once ‘Lovable Losers’ to the World Series. The Mets won,...

Depression worsens over time for older caregivers of newly diagnosed dementia...

Newswise — Caring for a partner or spouse with a new diagnosis of Alzheimer's or related dementia is associated with a 30% increase in...

Updated report pinpoints 12 factors that could help prevent dementia

An updated report by a group of specialists lists 12 modifiable factors that, if a person acts on them, could reduce their dementia risk....
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