We take a look at what's been going on in the world of Unforgettable over the past week.

BRCA1 ‘Jolie gene’ linked to Alzheimer’s disease

People who carry a particular gene that increases the risk of breast and ovarian cancer could also be at higher risk of Alzheimer’s disease.

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How to survive a family Christmas when a loved one has dementia

It’s stressful at the best of times, but when someone you love has dementia, the festive season can become a relationship minefield.

Click here for five scenarios you may face…and how to cope.

Slow walking speed could be dementia indicator

Walking slowly, when combined with memory problems, could be an early sign of dementia risk, says new study.

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Using Christmas aromas in dementia care

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas and expert Linda Harman is sharing her experiences of using scent and activities in dementia care during the festive season.

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Sandra’s dementia story: ‘I never expected it to be so heart wrenching’

Sandra Savell shares her experiences of caring for her mother, Helen, who had Alzheimer’s disease in our latest real life story.

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