Tag Archives: Alzheimer’s Disease

New WHO Guidelines on risk reduction of cognitive decline and dementia

https://www.who.int/mental_health/neurology/dementia/guidelines_risk_reduction/en/ Relevant to concerns about FSANZ Standard 2.6.5 which has allowed products such as Souvanaid® and Ceretain® to be self-assessed and promoted for the dietary management of Alzheimer’s dementia or related mild cognitive impairment. On supplements, WHO says: Vitamins B … Continue reading

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Health Care Interventions – Choosing Wisely

Lecture notes for this 8 week U3A Melbourne course. The course outline is available here. The timetable (based on participants feedback on possible topics) is also available. Week 1: Topics – Improving communication between consumers / patients and their health care … Continue reading

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