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Dementia Sufferers at risk of discrimination due to Covid-19

Dementia Sufferers at risk of discrimination due to Covid-19

People with dementia and those who care for them are being pushed to the extreme by the Covid-19 pandemic, the CEO of Alzheimer’s Disease International has warned while participating in a global discussion

PHCC, HMC join hands for effective dementia training

PHCC, HMC join hands for effective dementia training

To mark World Alzheimer's Day this year, Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) and Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) are working collaboratively to deliver dementia training for family physicians.

Qatar launches national plan to counter dementia

Qatar launches national plan to counter dementia

The Qatar National Dementia Plan (QNDP) 2018-2022 was launched Tuesday in the presence of HE the Minister of Public Health Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari, at a ceremony.

Britain trials virtual reality time travel to combat dementia

Britain trials virtual reality time travel to combat dementia

About 100 dementia sufferers in Britain will take part in government-backed trials using virtual reality to help recall lost memories, the firm behind the technology said on Tuesday.

Missing elderly Australian woman feared killed by crocodile

Missing elderly Australian woman feared killed by crocodile

Anne Cameron, who suffers from dementia, was reported missing from a nursing home near Port Douglas in Queensland on Tuesday.

WISH wraps up Alzheimer ’s disease community event

WISH wraps up Alzheimer ’s disease community event

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, recently hosted an interactive public event at Education City, in association with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and the Ministry of Public Health,

WISH meeting highlights need for dementia awareness

WISH meeting highlights need for dementia awareness

The need for greater awareness of dementia, a brain condition that causes problems with thinking and memory, has been highlighted at a meeting hosted in Doha on Thursday by the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH).