Alzheimer’s

Risky Antipsychotic Drugs Frequently Prescribed To Dementia Patients

A shocking new report from the US has exposed the fact that the misuse of dangerous antipsychotic drugs in care homes is still putting lives at risk. Especially for patients suffering with dementia or Alzheimer’s. It’s dementia not delirium Based on the results of this report it appears that the practice of doping up patients […]

Dementia prevention may be a lot simpler than we think

As we battle against Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, it can often feel like there’s no hope on the horizon, especially for those who are caring for a loved one with this terrible disease. However, finally it looks like a breakthrough has been discovered that might just bring us one step closer to solving the dementia […]

Thousands Of Middle-Aged Adults Have Dementia

A few weeks ago, researchers from Oxford University found that people between the ages of 30 to 39 who also were obese were 3.5 times more likely to develop dementia. According to the results, published in the Postgraduate Medical Journal, obese people in their 70s were neither at a heightened or lowered risk, while those […]

Misleading information given about Alzheimer’s drugs

Alzheimer’s drugs… they’re supposed to offer hope, right? Hope that we’ll be able to make a connection again with a loved one who is slowly slipping away from us… Or, at the very least, these drugs should be able to slow down the progression of Alzheimer’s disease. At least that’s what Big Pharma wants us […]