New WHO Dementia Guidelines Released New WHO Dementia Guidelines Released

New guidelines issued by the World Health Organization recommend lifestyle change as the primary way to reduce the risk for cognitive decline and dementia.Medscape Medical News
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Funding Opportunity RFA-AG-20-028 from the NIH Guide for Grants and Contracts. This Funding Opportunity Announcement (FOA) invites applications proposing to conduct research involving pragmatic clinical trials on dissemination and implementation of practical approaches to hypertension treatment and control strategies among older adults with multimorbidity in order to prevent sequelae, including mild cognitive impairment and dementia.
Source: NIH Funding Opportunities (Notices, PA, RFA) - Category: Research Source Type: funding
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A small-screen actress has helped to launch a new charity campaign  aiming to encourage more open discussion about dementia among South Asian communities.
Source: Nursing Times - Category: Nursing Source Type: news
Authors: Astell AJ PMID: 31234175 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord Source Type: research
Using strong anticholinergic medication every day for three years or more is associated with a nearly 50% increased risk of dementia in those aged 55 years and over, a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine has found.
Source: The Pharmaceutical Journal - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
Drugs that doctors often use in the treatment of overactive bladder, gastrointestinal conditions, and depression may increase dementia risk by almost half.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news
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Source: Headlines - Category: Radiology Source Type: news
Drugs that doctors often use in the treatment of overactive bladder, gastrointestinal conditions, and depression may increase dementia risk by almost half.
Source: Parkinson's Disease News From Medical News Today - Category: Neurology Tags: Alzheimer's / Dementia Source Type: news
While there is still no sign of a cure for the 50m people around the world living with dementia, new technologies and imaginative public policies are helping lessen some of the burden. FT writers examine the latest developments
Source: - Drugs and Healthcare - Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news
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