Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has called upon experts in the field of brain science to assist the government in formulating a dementia policy by giving valuable suggestions.
Dealing with dementia is not an easy walk for either patients or caregivers.
Older adults often worry about their thinking abilities. They may occasionally miss a bill payment or forget an appointment or a familiar person’s name.
Fine particulate air pollution is associated with a higher risk of dementia, according to the findings of a new study.
In their final analysis, the researchers found that just a 1 microgram per cubic meter difference between residences was associated with a 16 per cent higher incidence of dementia.
In the largest study of its kind, researchers have found that high coffee consumption is associated with smaller total brain volumes and an increased risk of dementia.
Every year, over 50 million people worldwide experience a traumatic brain injury.