dementia

Pinarayi seeks help of experts to formulate dementia policy

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.

published on : 17th October 2021

World Alzheimer’s Day: Early detection key to tackling memory loss

Dealing with dementia is not an easy walk for either patients or caregivers.

published on : 21st September 2021

Dementia with aging: What’s normal, what’s not

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.

published on : 25th August 2021

Air pollution associated with higher risk of dementia

Fine particulate air pollution is associated with a higher risk of dementia, according to the findings of a new study.

published on : 7th August 2021

Study finds air pollution associated with higher risk of dementia

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.

published on : 4th August 2021

Excess coffee consumption could increase risk of dementia: Study 

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.

published on : 26th July 2021

Traumatic brain injury increases Alzheimer's risk

Every year, over 50 million people worldwide experience a traumatic brain injury.

published on : 12th April 2018