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Championing ‘Join dementia research’

Zara Qadir

This is a cross-post with the National Institute for Health Research Susie Hewer from East Sussex was a full-time carer for her mother, Peggy, who lived with vascular dementia for many years. Since her mother’s death in 2005, Susie has been an Alzheimer’s Research UK Champion, speaking out about dementia and the need for research. […]

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Linking researchers with ideal patients

Zara Qadir

This is a cross-post with the National Institute for Health Research The team at the Imperial College Memory Research Unit, led by Dr Paul Edison, is researching Alzheimer’s disease and mild cognitive impairment (a midway stage between normal age-related memory loss and the more serious decline of dementia). The team use PET and MRI brain […]

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