28th January was the first  World Lewy Body Day – to highlight the most common form of Dementia

28th January was the first  World Lewy Body Day and Newcastle are world leaders in research in this the most common form of dementia – you have never heard of.

At The Catalyst in central Newcastle researchers, clinicians and  those touched by the disease came together  to shine a light on Lewy.

For more information :

https://www.newcastlebrc.nihr.ac.uk/dementia/#:~:text=In%20Newcastle%20University’s%20Lewy%20Body,care%20for%20people%20with%20LBD.

And: 

https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/lewy-body-dementia/what-lewy-body-dementia-causes-symptoms-and treatments#:~:text=Lewy%20body%20dementia%20(LBD)%20is,movement%2C%20behavior%2C%20and%20mood.

 

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