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New research shows transgender and non-binary people could be at higher risk of late-life Alzheimer’s disease.
Researchers uncover evidence in hospital data showing link between dementia and self-harm.
Having good social connections is linked to better brain health and a longer life.
Scientists hope the new tool could be used to make it easier for GPs and patients to get information on dementia risk factors.
The UNSW researcher is recognised for his research into healthy brain ageing and prevention and early diagnosis of dementia.
Keeping up with friends into old age could help prevent dementia.
Clinical trial results for lecanemab are a significant step rather than a ‘historic breakthrough’, say UNSW experts in Alzheimer’s disease.
A universal language for VAD in Australia would provide clarity and avoid legal issues, says an ethics and biolegality expert at UNSW Law & Justice.
A new way of assessing aged care facilities using advanced computing will make them more fit for purpose for people living with dementia.