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Covid-19 deaths disproportionately affecting people with dementia, targeted response urgently needed

1 September 2020 – At the beginning of World Alzheimer's Month ADI highlights evidence that the Covid-19 pandemic is leading to extremely high death rates amongst people with dementia globally. [read more]

The Lancet launches important new guidance on dementia risk reduction

30 July 2020 – The Lancet launches new guidance which reveals that an extended set of 12 modifiable risk factors might prevent or delay up to 40 per cent of dementia cases globally. [read more]

Dominican Republic adopts a national dementia plan

23 July 2020 – It was announced today by the Dominican Republic’s Ministry of Public Health that the country would be launching a national dementia plan. The national plan, ‘Plan de la respuesta a las demencias en la República Dominicana, 2020-2025’ is the 33rd plan to be adopted globally. [read more]

Global Perspective Newsletter for July 2020

July Global Perspective 202020 July 2020 – The July 2020 edition of our Global Perspective Newsletter is now available. [read more]

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