Thursday, 18 May 2017 - 1:27pm
Monday, 24 April 2017 - 12:48pm
From plant nurseries direct to researchers – the funds raised from Plant Management Australia’s Dianthus ‘Memories’ flowers have now been placed in good hands.
Tuesday, 11 April 2017 - 12:00am
An Australian research team funded by the AADRF have shed light on a neuro-protective mechanism in Alzheimer’s disease, challenging previously held ideas and unlocking new treatment possibilities.
Thursday, 6 April 2017 - 12:56pm
Alleviating pain and maintaining quality of life are central to care for people with dementia. However, there is a growing body of evidence suggesting that older Australians, including those with dementia, are being prescribed unnecessary or inappropriate medications, increasing their chance of hospitalisations that would not otherwise occur.
Friday, 24 March 2017 - 2:49pm
An avatar called Jim is redefining the way health professionals are trained to communicate with people living with dementia.
Friday, 24 March 2017 - 1:54pm
The Alzheimer’s Australia Dementia Research Foundation (AADRF) is pleased to announce the Dementia Grants Program - Round 1 is now open with a total of $1 million worth of grants on offer to new and early career researchers this year. **Applications closed 9 May 2017**
Thursday, 9 March 2017 - 4:41pm
Cognitive decline is among the most feared aspects of growing old, yet new research suggests that ‘senior moments’ play less of a part in the normal ageing process than once thought.
Thursday, 2 March 2017 - 2:23pm