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# Alzheimers

Last year
Nora Forster, wife of John Lydon, dies at age 80
US approves new drug designed to slow cognitive decline patients with Alzheimer's
All time
New Alzheimer’s drug hailed as ‘beginning of the end’ in search for treatment
Dutch doctor goes on trial on charges of euthanising patient with dementia in landmark case
A garden in the Bloom Festival is a space where people with dementia can reminisce
Kathy Ryan
Number of people with dementia set to double but stigma 'leading to delayed diagnosis'
An eye exam could predict Alzheimer's
Scientists in Waterford find nutritional supplement combo that slows down Alzheimer's disease
These Limerick students have developed a device to help track Alzheimer's patients
'I went into a bit of a depression': How an Alzheimer's diagnosis can upend a family's life
From Austria to Armagh - this Irishman is trekking 2,500km across Europe for dementia
'You're giving up everything and they don't want to get on with you. It was hard to bite my lip and keep going'
Why Ireland wants a registry to keep track of everyone who has dementia
What should you do if you or a family member has dementia? Here's some advice from an expert
Edel O'Connell
Dublin to host sing-along tea dance concerts for people with dementia
Strange changes in behaviour may be the first sign of dementia
"If he says black is white, I say, indeed it is Dad" - Rónán Mullen on his father's dementia
Social workers 'waiting for people to die' to get elderly clients the care they need
The hardest thing about Alzheimer's? Knowing your kids will watch you slowly disappear
Kathy Ryan
'Sometimes, I see fear in his eyes. I constantly reassure him but reassurance only lasts seconds.'
Dorothy Mooney
People look at me and say 'You don't look like somebody that has dementia'
People don't have to be afraid of dementia – they just need to know the facts
Ronan Smith
US politician found not guilty of sexually abusing his wife, an Alzheimer's patient
Irish 'marvel molecule' treatment will help people with Alzheimer's, arthritis and MS
Column: What it's like to care for a parent with Alzheimer's
Helen Cashell-Moran
This 2014 Year In Review video has an ending that will floor you
Column: 'My mother is not a person dying from Alzheimer’s – she is a hero living with it'
Sean Donal O Shea
Opinion: Losing a parent to dementia requires a unique form of emotional stamina
Claire Micks
What does Alzheimer's Disease look like?
Video: Living with dementia – two families talk honestly about this heartbreaking disease
Caitriona O'Neill and William Gallagher
Sending electrical current to brain could help treat Alzheimer's
Scientists make 'major step forward' in predicting whether someone will get Alzheimer's
Leaving Cert students asked question on horsemeat scandal
Patient with dementia questioned after 21 die in fire at hospital for the elderly
Woman with Alzheimer's who went missing is found 46km from home
New brain implant could restore memory for Alzheimer's patients
Opinion: Dealing with dementia – why we are failing our parents and ultimately ourselves
Catherine W
New blood test could predict onset of Alzheimer's
Memorial service for Peggy Mangan held over the weekend
Gardaí appeal for help tracing missing 65-year-old Margaret Mangan