Memory loss is devastating for the person who is suffering from it.
- Mental Health & Well-Being
Flavanol intake in older adults correlates with memory test scores and its replenishment improves their performance.
Dementia is the leading cause of death in the UK, with 900,000 of the population suffering from some form of dementia, with Alzheimer’s being the most prevalent.
Dementia is a term used to describe a range of symptoms associated with a decline in cognitive ability that can interfere with a person’s daily activities.
Their discovery could lead to the development of treatments to prevent memory loss in people as they age.
Researchers at Karolinska Institute have imaged tau protein in the brains of living patients with Alzheimer’s disease.