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19 Aug
Scottish football legend Denis Law revealed on Thursday he has been diagnosed with "mixed dementia" adding he wanted to "address the situation" while he was able to.
17 Jul
IN 2015, I founded Affiong Etuk foundation for inclusive health and it was necessary because my mum, being a nurse, practiced in the 60s/70s/80s and then I took after her.
9 Mar
A concussion expert told British lawmakers on Tuesday that football's management of head injuries was a "shambles" during a parliamentary inquiry on the issue.
23 Feb
Former Manchester United and Scotland defender Gordon McQueen has been diagnosed with vascular dementia, his family said on Tuesday.
11 Feb
The English Football Association is commissioning new research into what causes an increased risk of dementia among professional players, it announced on Thursday.
29 Jan
England manager Gareth Southgate has revealed he is taking part in a research project looking at possible links between football and dementia.
11 Dec 2020
Heart disease, dementia, diabetes and pneumonia are the four leading causes of death worldwide, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said.
20 Nov 2020
England's record goalscorer Wayne Rooney says children should be banned from heading the ball, following the example of the United States, to reduce the chances of getting dementia later in life.
4 Aug 2020
If music be the food of love, it would be an all-you-can-eat buffet. That is according to academic Dr. Julia Jones, who says it can improve fitness and brain power — and even help you live longer.
16 Jul 2020
A 68-year-old murderer was executed by lethal injection in the US state of Indiana on Thursday despite claims by his attorneys that he was suffering from dementia and did not know why he was being put to death.
16 Mar 2020
A new study provides the most detailed report to date of the cellular effects of a calorie-restricted diet in rats. While the benefits of caloric restriction have long been known
24 Nov 2019
Alzheimer disease is the most common type of dementia. Dementia is a set of symptoms such as memory loss, difficulties with thinking and changes in behaviour that is progressive (continues to worsen if not treated). These symptoms are due to changes in the brain due to disease conditions that damage brain tissues. Globally, around 50…

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