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The president of the High Court, Mr Justice Peter Kelly, said the orders were necessary due to ‘outrageous’ behaviour of the siblings at the hospital.

(...) dementia visiting her in hospital, trying to remove her from there or interfering with her care. The(...)

Hearts’ Aaron Hughes and Hibernians’ Brian Graham battle for a header during a Scottish Cup match at Tynecastle earlier this month. File photograph: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Soccer players may be at increased risk of developing a form of dementia that is triggered by(...)

 Understanding: computers that  recognise  emotions could  help people with dementia. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

(...) improve the lives of people with dementia. Computers that learn from experience are central to a project(...)

It is recommended to anyone in midlife that they avoid a sedentary lifestyle and exercise three times a week. Photograph: iStock

(...) delay or reduce dementia risk? A new study involving Trinity College Dublin is recruiting relatively(...)

Tony has always loved Paris. He was stationed at Fontainebleau when he was supposed to be doing his National Service. Naturally, he had a love affair while he was there. Photograph: Thinkstock

(...), we can still socialise. As ancient and medieval philosophers understood, dementia is simply another(...)

Independent TD Tom Fleming has called for the Government to increase funding for the national dementia strategy, given the ‘rapidly growing number’ afflicted by the disease. Photograph: Getty Images/VStock RF

(...) dementia strategy.Independent TD Tom Fleming said about 48,000 people currently live with dementia. He said(...)

Mary Sutton from Atlantic Philanthropies and Taoiseach Enda Kenny at the launch of the Irish National Dementia Strategy at Government Buildings. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Taoiseach Enda Kenny has unveiled a €27.5 million national dementia strategy that will focus on(...)

Former US president Ronald Reagan who died in 2004 after a long  struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. He was 93. Photograph: AP Photo

(...) welcomed the work, saying early intervention was an important step in managing dementia(...)

One top tip for maintaining brain health is to take regular exercise as activity produces a chemical in the body that acts “like fertiliser for the brain”, the video’s explain.

(...) help to delay symptoms of dementia as you age. The top three tips for keeping your brain young(...)