New address and phone number from Monday 23rd July

New address and phone number for the Lewy Body Society From Monday 23rd July 2018 the Lewy Body Society will have a new postal address and telephone number. Our new contact details are: The Lewy Body Society Unity House Westwood …

Place available for 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon

Would you like to run the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon on behalf of the Lewy Body Society? We have been allocated a charity place in next year’s race, which takes place on 28 April, and would like to offer …

RVT-101 for Dementia with Lewy Bodies (HEADWAY-DLB)

Axovant Sciences, have announced their decision to discontinue the HEADWAY-DLB study. The Lewy Body Society is obviously very disappointed at this news and especially for those of our supporters who took part in the trials. The project tested the efficacy …

Dementia with Lewy bodies: unique genetic profile identified

Dementia with Lewy bodies has a unique genetic profile, distinct from those of Alzheimer’s disease or Parkinson’s disease, according to the first large-scale genetic study of this common type of dementia. The genome-wide association study, conducted by a UCL-led collaboration …

New Years Day Dip at Paighton Beach Devon

Massive congratulations and thank you to Phillipa Jones, Carol Satterly and everyone who took part in the New Years Day dipon Paignton Beach. Thank you also to the friends who went along to support them. You can sponsor the team …

AMRC Membership

The Lewy Body Society is delighted to announce that it has been accepted as a member of the AMRC (Association of Medical Research Charities). This is a major milestone for us and we are very excited about the future. Thank …

The Dementia 2020 Citizens’ Panel for England

The Dementia 2020 Citizens’ Panel for England This post is on behalf of ORS – Opinion Research Services Have you, or has somebody close to you, been diagnosed with dementia in the last two years? If so, we’d really like …