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World Alzheimer Report 2015 reveals global cost of dementia set to reach US $1 trillion by 2018

25 August 2015 - The World Alzheimer Report 2015: 'The Global Impact of Dementia: An analysis of prevalence, incidence, cost and trends’ finds that there are currently around 46.8 million people living with dementia around the world, with numbers set to increase to 74.7 million by 2030 and 131.5 million by 2050. There are over 9.9 million new cases of dementia each year worldwide, implying one new case every 3.2 seconds. [read more]

Australian government commits $35 million for dementia research

7 August 2015 - The Australian government have announced they will invest AUS$35.6 million into six Dementia Research Team Grants, as part of their ongoing commitment to support and promote research into care, treatments and risk reduction for dementia. [read more]

In memory of Richard Taylor PhD

28 July 2015 - It is with sadness, but also deep appreciation for all he has done, that we inform you that Richard Taylor PhD passed away at home from cancer on Saturday 25 July 2015. [read more]

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