The festive season can be a wonderful time to share food, exchange presents and spend quality moments with your loved ones. But Christmas can have so much more meaning when we choose to give something back to a cause close to our hearts. We know that if nothing changes, 1 in 2 people will have…
What to lookout for if you’re worried about your loved ones and dementia this Christmas: Dr Tim Rittman explains the early signs and what to do next.
This week, we published our Annual Report for the 2022/23 financial year, and I couldn’t be more excited to reflect on such a momentous year for progress, both in dementia research and at Alzheimer’s Research UK.
Alzheimer’s Research UK’s experts discuss what we know so far about frontotemporal dementia (FTD).
New research sheds light on the mechanisms behind FTD, which could help to find new treatments.
Researchers at the University of Southampton are investigating if light patterns reflected from spinal fluid could be used to diagnose Alzheimer’s.
Researchers are looking at common pathways that affect our brain cells in frontotemporal dementia and motor neurone disease to find new drug targets
This project will review the current evidence around the benefits and risks of sport and, through collaboration with stakeholders in research, clinicians, and sporting bodies, define future research priorities in this space.
Researchers will analyse data from large-scale studies and databases to understand the link between wellbeing and brain function decline in dementia.