‘Old Cells to Young Cells’ Korean KAIST researchers uncovered the secret of rejuvenation

Researchers in Korea have developed a source technology for reverse aging that can’rejuvenate’ old cells into young cells. The Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) announced on the 26th that the research team of Professor Gwang-Hyun Cho in the Department of Bio and Brain Engineering has developed an early source technology for reverse… Continue reading ‘Old Cells to Young Cells’ Korean KAIST researchers uncovered the secret of rejuvenation

£ 1.2 million to launch dementia nursing home program in COVID affected sector

A £ 1.2 million government grant will help researchers develop an innovative online program to improve and personalize care for people with dementia in nursing homes, which have been hit hard by the COVID-19 crisis. Many of the 400,000 people living in nursing homes in the UK have dementia, mental health or neuropsychiatric symptoms and… Continue reading £ 1.2 million to launch dementia nursing home program in COVID affected sector

Does general anesthesia increase the risk of dementia?

There is concern that exposure to general anesthesia during surgery may contribute to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease. To investigate, the researchers compared exposure to general anesthesia versus regional anesthesia during elective surgery, looking for potential links with the development of dementia. The Journal of the American Geriatrics Society The study included 7,499 matched… Continue reading Does general anesthesia increase the risk of dementia?

Does general anesthesia increase the risk of dementia?

There is concern that exposure to general anesthesia during surgery may contribute to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease. To investigate, the researchers compared exposure to general anesthesia versus regional anesthesia during elective surgery, looking for potential links with the development of dementia. The Journal of the American Geriatrics Society The study included 7,499 matched… Continue reading Does general anesthesia increase the risk of dementia?

£ 1.2 million to launch dementia nursing home program in COVID affected sector

A £ 1.2 million government grant will help researchers develop an innovative online program to improve and personalize care for people with dementia in nursing homes, which have been hit hard by the COVID-19 crisis. Many of the 400,000 people living in nursing homes in the UK have dementia, mental health or neuropsychiatric symptoms and… Continue reading £ 1.2 million to launch dementia nursing home program in COVID affected sector

The stress of dementia caregivers leads to sleep deprivation

Research from New Edith Cowan University (ECU) found that 94% of Australians caring for a loved one with dementia are sleep deprived. This can potentially lead to poor health of the caregiver and can also affect their ability to provide care to the person living with dementia. Poor sleep is associated with negative physical and… Continue reading The stress of dementia caregivers leads to sleep deprivation