Delay Alzheimer’s by 5 years – Learn a New Language

A brilliant article published on gives us more reason to dust off our Learning Spanish books and CD’s. Being bilingual it seems can have, among other benefits, the ability to delay Alzheimer’s by up to 5 years. The study, from Ghent University in Belgium, found a link between being bilingual and […]

Health Benefits of Being Bilingual

Alzheimer's News from Mallorca

Dementia prevention: Is a natural method the best?

A really interesting article was published in We wouldn’t normally recreate an article word for word, but the author makes a very interesting argument for a natural approach to Alzheimer’s and we didn’t want to do an injustice to the article. They report that there have been three attempts since 2012 to create […]

Dementia cases ‘set to treble worldwide’ by 2050

The number of people living with dementia worldwide is set to treble by 2050, according to a new analysis reported by Alzheimer’s Disease International says 44 million people live with the disease, but that figure will increase to 135 million by 2050. In the UK, dementia research receives one […]

Dementia care in Mallorca

About Alzheimers 2

Alzheimer’s is a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Symptoms usually develop slowly and get worse over time, becoming severe enough to interfere with daily tasks. Alzheimer’s and Dementia Basics Alzheimer’s is the most common form of dementia, a general term for memory loss and […]

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