Aberdeen Art Gallery will be one of the city’s most accessible buildings when it reopens next month.
A new care home in Aberdeen will help prevent bed-blocking at a nearby hospital if plans are approved, according to the site’s developer.
John Middleton led a walk for Alzheimer’s two years after his Emmerdale character, who had been diagnosed with dementia, died.
The use of music playlists in A&E wards was found to have a calming effect on almost all elderly dementia patients in a trial.
NHS hospitals are stepping back in time with vintage makeovers to help dementia patients cope with stress and anxiety.
Watching re-runs of classic rugby matches could prove a tonic for older people, NHS England’s director for dementia has said.
Two-thirds of people think dementia is a normal part of ageing rather than a medical condition, a survey suggests.
The way someone walks could be used to identify the specific type of dementia a patient has, researchers have revealed.
Samuel L Jackson has called for support to end Alzheimer’s disease, the “cruel” condition that ravaged his family.
Dame Barbara Windsor has called on Prime Minister Boris Johnson to “sort out” dementia care as she prepares to make a rare public appearance – delivering an open letter to 10 Downing Street.
Alan Titchmarsh said gardening can help people living with Alzheimer’s after he featured one of the youngest people in the country to be diagnosed with dementia on his show.
Although the couple were married 12 years ago, Bill’s dementia means he cannot remember the relationship or even his wife’s name.
Two new toolkits to support ethnic minority communities in Aberdeen have been launched.
Intensive blood pressure control may be the key to brain health in later life, scientists say.
A 71-year-old care home resident was given the opportunity to visit her favourite animals when she was treated to a donkey walk.
Middle-aged adults with healthy hearts have a lower risk of developing dementia later in life, a study suggests.
Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease accounted for more than a tenth of the registered deaths in England and Wales in 2018, new figures show.
Being socially active in your fifties and sixties lowers your risk of developing dementia in later life, according to new research.
Nile Rodgers has signed up to help bring music to people suffering from dementia after witnessing how it “transformed” his mother.
Living a healthy lifestyle is associated with offsetting a person’s genetic risk of dementia, according to a new study.
Cameras will follow people living with dementia for two years in a new BBC documentary.
Ex-Coronation Street star Shobna Gulati has called for an end to the stigma around dementia.
Three events have been set up to help a health partnership develop a new strategy for helping people living with dementia.
The number of older people living with dementia hit a record high last month, new figures show.
A new scientific study marks another step towards understanding the causes of dementia in ex-athletes, according to a former England football captain.
A new virtual reality system developed by a team of UK scientists is better at spotting the early signs of Alzheimer’s than “gold standard” tests currently use by doctors, research suggests.
Older people who experience significant weight gain or loss may be at an increased risk of developing dementia, new research suggests.
Taking better care of ourselves could be the best long-term strategy to tackling the growing problem of dementia, according to a new report.
An Aberdeen charity helping those with dementia is benefiting from the generosity of residents at a sheltered housing complex.
GPs could begin prescribing tailored technology to dementia patients to help them live at home for longer, scientists say.