Clive Ballard

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Reaction to the study has sought to downplay interpretations of a direct link between abstinence from alcohol and risk of dementia.  Photograph: PA Wire

Both heavy alcohol consumption and abstaining from alcohol entirely are linked to an increased likelihood of developing dementia, a new study has foun(...)

Of 57,000 cases of dementia diagnosed before the age of 65, 39 per cent could be attributed to alcohol-related brain damage. Illustration: iStock

Heavy alcohol drinkers are putting themselves at greater risk of developing dementia, particularly early-onset dementia, new research states. A Fren(...)

More than a third of the world’s dementia cases could be prevented by tackling lifestyle factors that increase an individual’s risk of suffering cognitive collapse in later life.

More than a third of the world’s dementia cases could be prevented by tackling lifestyle factors that increase an individual’s risk of suffering cogni(...)