The wife has said the wedding was 'a completely unexpected wonderful miracle'.
There are five lifestyle behaviours that may help reduce the risk of Alzheimer's, even if you're genetically pre-disposed to it. That's according to recent research from Rush University in Chicago and a UK-based study of nearly
Older adults with a poor sense of smell may die sooner than their counterparts who have keen olfactory abilities, a US study suggests. Researchers asked 2,289 adults, ages 71 to 82, to identify 12 common smells, awarding scores from zero to as
A husband living with dementia who doesn't speak has finally been able to reconnect with his wife - using a combination of sights and sounds in a 'Music Memory Box'. The 'Music Memory Box' is a kit which families fill
A study published late last year in the journal Neurology has found that Middle-aged men who consume orange juice on a daily basis may be lowering their chances of cognitive decline. The Harvard University study involved almost 28,000 men whose
After tending to a crash in which a victim was killed by an 88-year-old driver with dementia, a coroner is calling for older motorists to be routinely checked for the condition. Deborah archer, the assistant coroner for Plymouth and South Devon,
Researchers from Oxford and Dundee universities are using the cucumber mosaic virus to create a new vaccine. It's been described as a 'magic bullet' that could potentially help thousands of people. Find out how in the video above.
You know you what you should do to keep your brain healthy - but did you know there's also a right time to do it? Making a few simple changes to your daily routine could make all the difference... See also: Dementia and diet - what to eat
The idea that brushing and flossing your teeth might increase your risk of developing dementia or having a heart attack might seem like nonsense – but the links between oral health and other conditions are being seriously studied by