UK’s PM launches world’s biggest dementia study

June 20, 2014 3:19 AM

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UK’s PM  launches world’s biggest dementia study

LONDON : The world’s largest study of dementia was launched by British Prime Minister David Cameron on Thursday as part of a drive to speed up the search for treatments.

‘The truth is that dementia now stands alongside cancer as one of the greatest enemies of humanity,’ Cameron told a London summit on dementia, a range of conditions causing mental decline that affect 40 million people globally. The new study will collect the medical and lifestyle data of two million...

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