dementia

 
Apple a day keeps Grim Squeaker away*
Apple a day keeps Grim Squeaker away*
The life of a mouse may not seem especially consequential to you, but it matters to the mouse. And it matters to scientists who are trying to...
Speak more than one language? This is what it does to your brain.
Speak more than one language? This is what it does to your brain.
In a café in south London, two construction workers are engaged in cheerful banter. They are discussing a woman, that much is clear, but the...
Mzansi story of love, loss and forgetting
Mzansi story of love, loss and forgetting
Mndazi Betty MalulekaI watched my photographs curl and go black at the edges. They were writhing as if they could feel my...
G8 ministers meet to beat 'dementia time-bomb'
G8 ministers meet to beat 'dementia time-bomb'
Ministers from the Group of Eight (G8) wealthy nations gathered with health experts and charities for the first ever conference on the incurable...
Dealing with dementia
Dealing with dementia
I met Elaine at my sister's 21st birthday. She was a police officer and came straight from a shift, but she threw herself into the party. At the...
Alzheimer's: High price for a longer life
Alzheimer's: High price for a longer life
It has been a myth for generations that growing old is accompanied by forgetting things, struggling with routine tasks, having mood swings and...
Dementia: SA's hidden disease
Dementia: SA's hidden disease
A local study into dementia in the urban black population has found its prevalence to be nearly three times higher than previously estimated.

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