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  1. Heading in football is under the spotlight

    English FA to probe football dementia link

    The English Football Association is commissioning new research into what causes an increased risk of dementia among professional players, it ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Premier League - Leicester City v Everton

    Soccer: Ex-players, managers push for further dementia review in Britain - reports

    A group of former soccer players and managers have sent letters to the government asking for another review into the links between heading the ...
  3. Kenny Sansom of Arsenal kisses the trophy as he celebrates victory

    Former England defender Sansom diagnosed with dementia

    Former Arsenal, Crystal Palace and England defender Kenny Sansom, who played against Diego Maradona's Argentina in the 1986 'Hand of God' World ...
  4. Alzheimer's Blood Test

    First blood test to help diagnose Alzheimer's goes on sale

    First blood test to help diagnose Alzheimer's goes on sale
  5. Premier League - Tottenham Hotspur v Brighton & Hove Albion

    Football: Premier League managers want heading curbed if it leads to dementia

    Players should stop heading the ball in training if research proves it leads to dementia when they are older, several Premier League managers have ...
  6. Beyond Medicine
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    Ep 4: Beyond Medicine

    In this episode of Facing Dementia, we meet professionals from two different camps: Scientists who are trying to prevent or reverse Alzheimer's ...
  7. The Long Road Ahead
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    Ep 2: The Long Road Ahead

    While many link dementia with old age, more people under 60 are being diagnosed with early-onset dementia. We look at how they face specific ...
  8. Caregivers & Loved Ones
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    Ep 3: Caregivers & Loved Ones

    Caring for people with dementia can be challenging. We meet caregivers from different backgrounds and find out how dementia has changed their lives.
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    Ep 4: Dealing With Dementia

    Preston Lim, computer scientist, faces the greatest challenge of the series as he struggles to find tech solutions for a granny with dementia who ...