Latest dementia News

Counsel’s recommendations will protect older Australians and must be implemented
Focus on dementia in recommendations to Aged Care Royal Commission welcomed by Dementia Australia
UW seeks Latinos caring for relatives, friends with dementia to develop better training program
Hunter New England residents invited to free Carer Wellness program
Frailty, old age and comorbidity main predictors of death from Covid-19
New cannabis oil research on safety and tolerability published in prestigious British Journal
No genetic signs that hearing loss causes Alzheimer’s disease
Grief and trauma support for people impacted by dementia and COVID-19 welcomed
Newcastle residents living with dementia invited to training course
Grief and trauma support for Australia’s aged care sector
Blood Pressure Treatment Associated with Double Rate of Cognitive Decline in Older Individuals
Wicking Trust Symposium goes virtual to tackle big question of quality in aged care
Dementia Australia welcomes Western Australia budget support of health
Carers of people with dementia likely to experience similar discrimination
On being a carer
Dementia Australia honoured as one of 2020 AFR Boss Most Innovative Companies
Dementia Help Sheets to navigate COVID-19 now available in 38 languages
Budget delivers some good news for older Australians, but other things are missing
Virtual classrooms improve dementia education accessibility for aged care workers during COVID-19
IL-21 protein a key part of immune response to central nervous system infections
ACEM updates policie to mark International Day of Older Persons
Further Boost For Health Services In Adelaide’s South
World-first study links obesity with reduced brain plasticity
New evidence based guidelines on music for people with dementia
Can wearable technology help older adults maintain healthy lives?
Metformin treatment linked to slowed cognitive decline
Take time to support people living with dementia
A guide for lawyers to help with Elder Abuse released
Researchers develop new evidence based guidelines on music for people with dementia
Extra Upgrades For Victoria’s Public Aged Care Facilities
Dementia Divide between Rural and Metropolitan Areas
Tips to better support people living with dementia released every day as part of Dementia Action Week
Carers Australia supports call for a dementia friendly nation
Lifting burden for those living with dementia
Carinity carers undertaking specialised dementia training
Police and PSOs better equipped to support people living with dementia
Discrimination a real issue for people living with dementia, survey finds
Discrimination a real issue for people living with dementia, survey finds
Baylor to study effects of lifestyle changes on brain health
A little support makes a lot of difference
Lifestyle changes could beat Alzheimer’s
How to find your 30
Depression Unlikely to be a Risk Factor for Dementia
Financial sector encouraged to invest in Better Banking for people with dementia
New Mechanisms to Reduce Impact of Neuroinflammatory Diseases
Financial sector encouraged to invest in Better Banking for people with dementia
Leadership and culture change to be a focus in final of Dementia Australia Symposium Series
Getting to core of stroke recovery