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After the Alzheimers Society.

After the Alzheimer’s Society, dementia affects 700,000 people in the United Kingdom, and it is predicted that this figure will rise to over 1 million by 2025. Two-thirds of those affected are women and 60,000 deaths per year in the state. It is believed that the financial cost of dementia in the UK is over? 17 billion per year. From from the Peninsula Medical School, who worked on the study, commented: This is the first large-scale study, which is to identify an link between vitamin D and cognitive impairment in later life dementia is a growing problem for. Health services everywhere, and people who have cognitive impairment are at higher risk of going on dementia dementia. This means identifying ways in which we can reduce levels of dementia is for health care.

One way around solved solved to provide older adults with vitamin D supplements. This has proposed in the past as a way of improving bone health in older people, but our results suggest it might also have other advantages. We need to investigate whether vitamin D supplementation is an inexpensive and low risk way of reducing older people risks of developing cognitive impairment and dementia.. Dr. Lang added: For those of us who are in countries where it dark winters without much sunlight, like the UK, getting enough vitamin D can be a real problem to live – especially for the elderly that absorb less vitamin D from sunlight. Continue reading