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.
Can we really reduce the number of people living with dementia by 40%?
by Fiona Calvert on 31st July 2020 at 11:00 am
Understanding dementia risk is a complex task. There are lots of different factors that can […]
Celebrating the successes of our dementia researchers
by Claire Bromley on 22nd July 2020 at 5:46 am
Times are challenging for everyone at the moment and our dementia researchers are no exception, so […]
A cautious return – dementia researchers head back to the lab
by Fiona Calvert on 20th July 2020 at 10:17 am
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge impact across all walks of life in the UK, including […]
Behind the headlines: COVID-19 and dementia
by Samantha Benham-Hermetz on 16th June 2020 at 9:52 am
There have been many stories in the media over the past few months about COVID-19 and dementia. […]
He will always be my Dad, no matter what memories Alzheimer’s disease stole from him
by Stuart Lambie on 15th June 2020 at 10:58 am
This Father’s Day I’ll be lacing up my trainers for Dad and dementia research, and […]
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 […]