“By 2025, an estimated one million people in the UK and Ireland will have dementia.
Our goal is to find ways to detect it before symptoms appear.
We hope to help predict who is at greatest risk of developing dementia, and help deliver new treatments that slow or prevent the disease.”
Check your emails SDRC members! We have launched the Membership Survey 2019 which will help us find out more about our members and direct SDRC activity over the next year. Click the link below to find out more https://t.co/t7xylpu0e1
The #PreventADGlobalRun has recorded runs across 23 countries so far.
Can you name them all?
Find out more about our global #BrainHealth challenge here - https://t.co/8B2M2IfBch
#prevention #stepbystep #worldwide
Being in the study is not just interesting but also like having regular health checks allowing me to spot and correct any health issues I may have before I have even noticed them. The data collected by the study may also be useful for other studies making my contribution all the more valuable.
Seeing the effect on my parents’ lives of my father’s Alzheimer’s and Vascular Dementia, the opportunity to take part in this research programme was welcomed. Helping the search for answers to why and who might develop dementia, even in a very small way, has been both interesting and rewarding.