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Making Dementia Research More Accessible

Thursday April 1, 2021

By Scientia Professor Henry Brodaty AO Co-Director Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA), UNSW Sydney and Director, Dementia Centre for Research Collaboration   Having been a professor of ageing and mental health for over 30 years, I know intimately how costly it is to find and screen research participants. A lack of participants can result […]

Eating Processed Meat is a Risk Factor for Dementia

Wednesday March 24, 2021

Researchers from the University of Leeds investigated the association between meat consumption and risk of dementia using the Biobank cohort [1]. Almost 500,000 UK adults participated in the study, which found that consuming a 25g of processed meat (bacon, ham, sausages, etc.) a day was associated with a 44% increased risk of developing dementia. However, […]

Newsletter February 2021

Friday March 19, 2021

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Newsletter October 2020

Friday March 19, 2021

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Newsletter June 2020

Friday March 19, 2021

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Newsletter January 2020

Friday March 19, 2021

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Newsletter September 2019

Friday March 19, 2021

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What is this study about? Tele-CBT

Tuesday February 23, 2021

Tele-CBT: Telehealth Psychotherapy for Anxiety in Persons with Cognitive Impairment Researchers at the Dementia and Neuro Mental Health Research Unit at The University of Queensland Centre for Clinical Research (UQCCR) are looking for participants living with cognitive impairment and experiencing anxiety or worry to test a new psychotherapeutic program delivered via videoconferencing. What are the […]