There are an estimated 850,000 people with dementia in the UK, more than ever before, and this number is projected to increase
Perceptions of dementia
52% of people think dementia is the biggest health problem facing older people today
The deviousness of dementia
Dasha Kiper was a carer for a man whose world had begun to unravel , and found herself becoming part of the chaos.
Football stars: we'll never forget them - if only THEY could remember
Head injuries to footballers
Could I have Alzheimer's, like my friend Mavis?
Personal account by Michele Hanson: My short-term memory is failing me - but I'm just a bit forgetful, because I've got too much on my plate. Aren't I?
If a treatment works on rodents, will it cure us?
When we hear about caffeine reversing Alzheimer's and other medical breakthroughs, how hopeful should we be?
Bionic implants: "We have the technology"
Human beings can now be rebuilt from top to toe with artificial parts