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Dementia Tsar Shines Light on Cognitive Stimulation Therapy for People with Dementia (Department of Health, Dementia)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 3 Issue 1, August 2012]. Summary Professor Alistair Burns (National Clinical Dementia Director, Department of Health) recently drew attention to a Cochrane review into the benefits … Continue reading

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Dementia: a Public Health Priority (WHO / ADI)

[A version of this item appears in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter (RWHT), Volume 2 Issue 10, May 2012]. Summary There are approximately 35.6 million people living with dementia worldwide today. This number is likely to double by 2030, and … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Disease International (Website and Role)

Summary Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) is the international federation of 73 Alzheimer’s associations around the world, each of which has an official relationship with the World Health Organisation (WHO). Each member is the national Alzheimer’s association in its particular country, supporting people with dementia and … Continue reading

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