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The late Geraldine Fitzgerald suffered from the 'most common' form of dementia – signs

At the height of her fame, Geraldine Fitzgerald featured in Wuthering Heights (1939), Dark Victory (1939) and, later, Easy Money (1983). The Oscar-nominated...

75-year-old's dementia caused a 'significant' shift in food preferences within '3 months'

Dominique St Clair Miller, Speech and Language Therapist Director at Cygnet Health Care, said: “The changes that a person experiences as a result...

Family's anger as gran with dementia left with bleeding head wound after hospital fall

The family of a dementia-stricken grandmother who suffered a bloody head wound after a hospital fall has raised concerns over her care.Beatrice McNarey...

Healthy woman, 58, rapidly declines from dementia after three subtle symptoms appear

The woman tragically died within five years of noticing the changes.

Five 'subtle' dementia signs that could be spotted nine years before onset – study

This allowed the researchers to look back and see whether any signs were present at the baseline – that is, when measurements were...

The dementia sign that patients may spot when looking in the mirror – 'affects all senses'

In two separate cases, the patient described their mirror image as an “old friend”, or an “old neighbour”.Curiously, none of them displayed difficulty...