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Dementia

Posted: January 19, 2017

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In Ireland it is estimated that over 55,000 people have dementia and half a million of us live in families that have been affected by the disease.

 These numbers are expected to double in the next 20 years and treble in the next 35.

 The effects of the disease are profound and heartbreaking but this week, as part of our Live Longer/Live Better series we highlight some of the proven ways – including diet and exercise – to avoid dementia

For more information on improving your brain health go to http://hellobrain.eu

People concerned about memory loss or dementia will find these films helpful: www.freedemliving.com

More information and help is available from the Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland

 

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