A dementia researcher explains the different types of dementia, whether it can be prevented, and an exciting potential treatment.

Podcast: Understanding, preventing and treating dementia

A dementia researcher explains the different types of dementia, whether it can be prevented, and an exciting potential treatment.
What causes dementia?

What causes dementia?

Dementia is caused by neurodegeneration – the damage and death of the brain’s neurons.
Dementia signs and symptoms

Dementia signs and symptoms

Dementia symptoms usually develop gradually. Often the earliest signs are recognised in hindsight because they’re mistaken for signs of normal ageing.
Blood-brain barrier

What is the blood-brain barrier?

The blood-brain barrier helps protect the brain, but it also creates difficulties in treating brain disorders. Ultrasound may offer a safe way to more effectively deliver therapies.

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