Lewy body dementia drug trial enrolling now throughout UK

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  Are You or a Loved One living with Dementia With Lewy Bodies (DLB)? A Clinical Research Study May Be Your Next Step A clinical research study for people who have had a diagnosis of Dementia with Lewy bodies for …

Nutrition and Hydration Week 2017 = 13th – 19th March

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In support of Nutrition and Hydration Week we would like to share a blog written by LBS supporter Rebecca Avery Lewy body dementia Lewy body dementia (LBD) is the second most common form of age-related neurodegenerative dementia after Alzheimer’s, accounting …

Michael J Fox Foundation Research Grant

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We are pleased to advise that Dr Marzena Kurzawa-Akanbi has been awarded the Michael J Fox Foundation research grant. The project is very much related to her PhD work which was funded by The Lewy Body Society. Marzena has provided …

Hexham Golf Club – Ladies Captain

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We are delighted that Jan Rossiter, Hexham G.C.Ladies’ Captain for 2017 has made The Lewy Body Society her chosen charity. Jan’s term of office starts Thursday 23 February 2017 and we thank her for her support. Find out more at …

The Cambridge University Raising and Giving Society (RAG) 2017 calendar

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The Cambridge University Raising and Giving Society (RAG)  has produced an unusual 2017 calendar , the profits from which will be going to the Lewy Body Society and Help Refugees. The calendar features  stunning photos of  illustrious Cambridge Blues athletes …

Dementia Research – East Anglia

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Allison Bentley is a Dementia Research Nurse working in Cambridge, who has developed a special interest in the physical (autonomic) symptoms associated with Lewy body disease. Lewy body disease can sometimes affect a person’s autonomic (involuntary) nervous system, which leads …