Over-65s to be given better advice about dementia at NHS Health Checks

by | Mar 8, 2017 | Health, News

As the UK’s leading dementia research charity, one of the biggest challenges we face is raising awareness and understanding of dementia. Too often people wrongfully believe dementia is an inevitable part of ageing and that there is nothing they can do to reduce their risk.

But that’s not the case, which is why Alzheimer’s Research UK has joined forces with Public Health England and Alzheimer’s Society to dispel these myths and ensure that dementia is part of the conversation when over-65s go for their NHS Health Check in England. Alzheimer’s Research UK