Professor June Andrews, a leading dementia expert, wrote an article in High50.com offering tips on ways to prevent dementia.
The list included:-
- Improve your circulation
- Stop smoking, immediately
- Get diabetes, high blood pressure and depression treated
- Do exercise – consistently
- Get more sunshine
- Eat plenty of vegetables and less red meat and dairy
- Drink water and don’t get dehydrated
- Get mental stimulation
- Spend more time with people
Her book Dementia: The One-Stop Guide is published as part of a 25th anniversary project to find out what people need to know about dementia.
Spend time with people and get mental stimulation
It’s important to spend time with friends and family.
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