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Dementia symptoms: Prevent signs of the condition by taking up dance

https://www.express.co.uk/life-style/health/965675/dementia-signs-symptoms-prevent-dance Speaking to the express.co.uk, the organisation’s Medical Director recommended ballroom, tap, ballet, latin and jazz as good dances to prevent dementia. “Select a class…

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People with dementia ‘re-discover the joy’ of reading

https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news/new-zealand/people-dementia-re-discover-joy-reading-adapted-classics Captial and Coast District Health Board psycho-geriatrician Dr Sally Rimkeit says the goal is to revive the pleasure of reading.

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Five from 1964 Ranfurly Shield-winning Taranaki rugby teamdiagnosed with dementia.

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/sport/news/article.cfm?c_id=4&objectid=11605546&ref=NZH_Tw Uttley was a central figure in the law change that allowed injury replacements. Playing a brutal encounter for New Zealand Universities against South Africa…

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Change in humour can signal dementia

http://www.bbc.com/news/health-34766361 The University College London study involved patients with frontotemporal dementia, with the results appearing in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. Questionnaires from the friends…

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