Our blog is an online arena for Alzheimer’s Research UK staff to address subjects and add comment in their areas of expertise. We also feature guest bloggers who discuss dementia issues that are important to them.
Untangling frontotemporal dementia
by Fiona Calvert on 29th May 2020 at 10:21 am
Dementia is thought to affect around 850,000 people in the UK. Most people associate the condition […]
You’ll feel tickety-boo with Tikiboo!
by Susie Hewer on 28th May 2020 at 12:16 pm
Have you heard the news about the partnership between Alzheimer’s Research UK and Tikiboo? If […]
I’m helping Alzheimer’s Research UK from home, and you can too.
by Jo Spain on 7th May 2020 at 3:34 pm
I’m the events manager at Mattioli Woods and we’ve been supporting Alzheimer’s […]
COVID-19: the impact for dementia research and our work
by Ian Wilson on 7th May 2020 at 4:00 am
As we all adapt to a temporary, extraordinary new way of living, we wanted to update you on how […]
Hidden beauty, fascinating insights
by Katy Stubbs on 30th April 2020 at 3:21 pm
Microscopic images reveal the hidden beauty around and within us. Dementia researchers get a unique […]
Alzheimer’s Research UK supports tracking COVID-19 symptoms with new app
by Ed Pinches on 29th April 2020 at 2:48 pm
The COVID-19 Symptom Tracker app, developed by King’s College London, is joining forces with […]
Fundraising during a national crisis
by Lucy Squance on 27th April 2020 at 10:29 am
We recognise that things are drastically different for everyone at present, not least our […]
Running alone but supporting dementia research together
by Lucy Squance on 22nd April 2020 at 8:47 am
The COVID-19 situation has seen all fundraising sporting events over the next few months cancelled […]
A glimmer of hope for an Alzheimer’s drug? What’s new with DIAN-TU?
by Ed Pinches on 15th April 2020 at 2:53 pm
Earlier this year scientists announced results from DIAN-TU, an international drug trial testing […]
Vascular dementia explained
by Ellen McIntosh on 2nd April 2020 at 1:18 pm
The word ‘dementia’ is used to describe the symptoms people experience when their brain […]