Reducing Dementia Risk Factors: World Alzheimer Report 2014 (ADI / Department of Health / Dementia Challenge / World Dementia Council)

Summary

Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) has published the World Alzheimer Report 2014, entitled “Dementia and Risk Reduction: An analysis of protective and modifiable factors” which examines the evidence on modifiable risk factors for dementia. It shows that dementia risks can be reduced by adopting the broad-ranging prevention strategies listed earlier in the Blackfriars Consensus. There is a focus on:

“…potential modifiable risk factors in four key domains: developmental, psychological and psychosocial, lifestyle and cardiovascular conditions. The report makes recommendations to drive public health campaigns and disease prevention strategies”.

Read more: World Alzheimer Report 2014: Dementia and Risk Reduction. Alzheimers Disease International.

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Dementia risk reduced by healthy lifestyle report shows. London: Department of Health / Dementia Challenge / World Dementia Council, September 17th 2014.

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Albanese, E. Guerchet, M. [and] Guerchet, M. [et al] (2014). World Alzheimer Report 2014. Dementia and risk reduction: an analysis of protective and modifiable factors. London and New York: Alzheimer’s Disease International, September 2014.

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