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Research

BlogResearch
16th July 2020

Promoting cognitive health through physical activity and sleep: Preliminary answers and future directions

As there is still no cure for dementia, it is vital that we consider ways…
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BlogResearch
2nd July 2020

Can scientists improve how they diagnose dementia with Lewy bodies?

Dementia conditions are very common, presenting in around 7% of people over the age of…
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BlogResearch
25th June 2020

Recognising technology needs among older adults and people with dementia

When was the last time you did not use any technology for a whole day?…
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BlogResearch
18th June 2020

The outlook of a mild cognitive impairment diagnosis: disease-specific symptoms may forewarn of decline

For each person living with a dementia diagnosis, the journey can be very different, and…
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BlogResearch
4th June 2020

The Digital Aid Project – a toolset for long-term care facilities during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic

When the COVID-19 pandemic broke out, all eyes turned to acute hospitals, where medical staff…
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BlogResearch
28th May 2020

Fear of dementia: how it affects our wellbeing and what we can do about it

“Thinking about dementia, I feel a lurch in my stomach, an anxiety in my gut.…
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BlogCareResearch
21st May 2020

International COVID-19 end-of-life care guidance for nursing homes leaves key themes unaddressed

COVID-19’s death rate is disproportionally higher in nursing homes, creating enormous pressures to deliver high-quality…
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BlogCareResearch
14th May 2020

Material Citizenship: Functional objects can support meaningful activities for people with dementia living in care homes during Covid-19

I am passionate about conducting applied research that seeks to improve the experiences of those…
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