" There has to be broad societal cultural change so that when someone receives a diagnosis, they are not just written off, ignored and forgotten. "
" You are not alone: that is the message this year’s Dementia Awareness Month hopes to spread "
" Getting support from family, friends and services in the community can help people living with dementia do the things that they want or need to do. "
" It needs to be emphasised from the beginning, this published study was only undertaken in mice and the vaccine has not yet been trialled in humans. "
" The vision was not only to raise funds by auctioning off donated artwork but also to increase vitality in aged care homes by gifting them with beautiful paintings "
" The last paper tickets – including all single and return adult and concession tickets for buses, trains, ferries and light rail - will no longer be sold nor accepted in NSW from 1 August "
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ALL >Research
Which behaviour changes signal dementia?
 Posted: August 25th, 2016
Could transparent brains become a reality?
 Posted: August 25th, 2016
Obesity linked to increased brain age
 Posted: August 25th, 2016
ALL news >latest news
Obesity linked to increased brain age
This was particularly apparent in middle-aged participants, with the researchers noting that obesity increased brain-age by 10 years.
 Posted: August 25th, 2016
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 Posted: August 18th, 2016
ALL >help sheets
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