A blog about activities for people with dementia, drawing on evidence and experience.
Lucy Beishon blogs about her experience of writing a Cochrane diagnostic test accuracy review.
Sarah Chapman blogs some recent evidence on pet therapy
Dr Terry Quinn, the coordinating editor of Cochrane Dementia, looks at the latest Cochrane evidence around testing for dementia
Karen Morley reflects on her experiences as an informal carer and on Cochrane evidence for ways of supporting carers
Sarah Chapman looks at Cochrane evidence on interventions for dysphagia in people with dementia and after stroke.
Sarah Chapman looks at the latest evidence on vitamin and mineral supplements for preventing dementia or at least slowing cognitive decline. Can they really help?
Cochrane UK's Sarah Chapman revisits her 2014 blog on music therapies to share new Cochrane evidence.
Dementia care practitioner and researcher Bob Woods talks about reminiscence therapy and the evidence from their recent Cochrane Review.
Kirsty Marais from Alzheimer's UK goes behind the headlines that 1 in 3 dementia cases could be prevented, unpacking what the new Lancet Commission on Dementia found
In this blog for our #dementiaspotlight series, Carrie Jackson looks at social living models, innovations in supported care in the community, that might help people with dementia to live well at home.
This blog summarises a series of Cochrane reviews describing a structured questionnaire, the IQCODE, that is used to help identify possible dementia