Think positively to keep your brain healthy and lower the risk of dementia in older age, experts have said.
Staff at a north-east care home are to organise a dementia-friendly disco.
There could be improved treatments for heart disease, strokes and vascular dementia after scientists discovered new ways in which the body regulates blood clots.
Dame Barbara Windsor’s husband has urged people to check for the early signs of dementia in loved ones on Valentine’s Day.
Great British Bake Off star Candice Brown said she is getting energy from sugar as she trains for her first London Marathon, which she is running to raise money for a dementia campaign.
New figures show just 18.6% of newly diagnosed patients were referred for support across the NHS Grampian area in 2016-17, with opposition politicians branding the statistics “utterly shameful”.
It’s estimated that one in 14 people over 65 will develop dementia in the UK, and Alzheimer’s and other types of dementia affect one in six people over 80 – but did you know that a few simple lifestyle changes can significantly reduce your risk of developing it?
Only one in three adults in the UK believes it is possible to reduce their risk of developing dementia, research suggests.
Less than half of all Scots suffering from dementia are being referred for support when they are diagnosed with the disease, new figures have revealed.
CCTV footage has been released in the search for a missing pensioner with dementia in Renfrewshire.
A project is working with people from other European countries to overcome barriers they face getting dementia support.
A group of university students is to host a music event in Aberdeen for people living with dementia and their families.
A robot built by scientists in the US could help elderly people and those with dementia live independently at home, its creators claim.
Dame Barbara Windsor’s husband has said he cannot leave her by herself anymore because of her Alzheimer’s disease.
Adam Woodyatt, Natalie Cassidy and Jake Wood are among the EastEnders stars running the London Marathon in honour of Dame Barbara Windsor for a dementia campaign.
Hundreds of dementia patients in Scotland under the age of 65 have missed out on a year of free personal care waiting for Frank’s Law to come into effect.
Puzzles such as crosswords and sudoku do not counteract mental decline in old age but can provide a higher point from which decline begins, a study has found.
A project has been launched in the north-east aiming to help ethnic minorities living with dementia.
A north-east man hopes to raise £1,500 to purchase a virtual reality set to benefit people with dementia.
Half of women will develop dementia, Parkinson’s disease or have a stroke in their lifetime, new research suggests.
If there is one thing everyone who knows Heather Morrison realises about her it’s this – she gets the job done.
A website has been launched to trigger memories in people suffering from dementia.
A silent disco for dementia patients and their families at a north-east hospital has been hailed a success.
Eliminating so-called “zombie” cells in the brain has been shown to reduce cognitive decline in mice.
Air pollution may be linked with an increased risk of developing dementia, research suggests.
Developing a cure for dementia is “not an unrealistic goal” and could happen by 2028, the head of a research institute into the disease said.
An Aberdeen man is encouraging people to sign up to a walk for dementia.
North-east community groups are celebrating after receiving a slice of a £20,000 fund.
An Aberdeen organisation is offering people in the north-east living with or caring for someone with dementia the chance to benefit from a grant.
NHS Grampian is to close two Aberdeen dementia units for a year due to the staffing crisis, the Evening Express can reveal today.