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ADI invites Biogen to present aducanumab data

This 75-minute webinar will present the data for Biogen’s investigational drug aducanumab, which if approved, would be the first disease-modifying treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.

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People with dementia must be priority for COVID-19 vaccine access

People with dementia must be included in the priority groups for new COVID-19 vaccines, both in care homes and at home, say Alzheimer’s Disease International People with dementia are being disproportionately affected by COVID-19 and amongst most vulnerable in society Recent studies show COVID-19 deaths disproportionately affecting people with dementia;…

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Dementia design 30 years behind, condition must be recognised as disability

Dementia design in built environment is 30 years behind physical disabilities movement ADI calls on governments to embed design in their national dementia responses under the Convention on the Rights for Persons with Disabilities Dementia design follows simple principles, is cost effective and dramatically improves enjoyment and safety of built environment…

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