53 min

DEMENTIA ACTION WEEK: A Defining Year Tony Robinson's Cunningcast

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To mark Dementia Acton Week, Tony is bringing you a special episode dedicated to the past, present and future of this difficult disease with his expert guest Fiona Carragher, Director of Research and Influencing at the Alzheimer’s Society. Dementia the UK’s number one killer, 1 in 3 people will develop dementia in their lifetime and yet most of us don’t know a great deal about it. But this is a defining year in the history of Alzheimer’s with two new drugs: Lecanemab and Donanemab which have been found, for the first time ever, to slow the progression of the disease.  
Hosted by Sir Tony Robinson
With
Fiona Carragher, Director of Research and Influencing at the Alzheimer’s Society.
 
X @alzheimersoc | FB @alzheimers society | IG @alzheimerssoc
If you’re worried about yourself, or someone close to you, then check your symptoms today using Alzheimer’s Society’s symptom checklist. Visit alzheimers.org.uk/checklist or call the Dementia Support Line on 0333 150 3456
Follow:
 
X @cunningcastpod
 
Instagram @cunningcastpod
 
YouTube @Cunningcast
 
Credits: 
 
Series Producer: Melissa FitzGerald X @melissafitzg
 
Executive Producer: Dominic de Terville
 
Cover Art: The Brightside
 
A Zinc Media Group production
 
If you enjoyed my podcast, please leave us a rating or review.
 
Thank you, Love Tony x

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To mark Dementia Acton Week, Tony is bringing you a special episode dedicated to the past, present and future of this difficult disease with his expert guest Fiona Carragher, Director of Research and Influencing at the Alzheimer’s Society. Dementia the UK’s number one killer, 1 in 3 people will develop dementia in their lifetime and yet most of us don’t know a great deal about it. But this is a defining year in the history of Alzheimer’s with two new drugs: Lecanemab and Donanemab which have been found, for the first time ever, to slow the progression of the disease.  
Hosted by Sir Tony Robinson
With
Fiona Carragher, Director of Research and Influencing at the Alzheimer’s Society.
 
X @alzheimersoc | FB @alzheimers society | IG @alzheimerssoc
If you’re worried about yourself, or someone close to you, then check your symptoms today using Alzheimer’s Society’s symptom checklist. Visit alzheimers.org.uk/checklist or call the Dementia Support Line on 0333 150 3456
Follow:
 
X @cunningcastpod
 
Instagram @cunningcastpod
 
YouTube @Cunningcast
 
Credits: 
 
Series Producer: Melissa FitzGerald X @melissafitzg
 
Executive Producer: Dominic de Terville
 
Cover Art: The Brightside
 
A Zinc Media Group production
 
If you enjoyed my podcast, please leave us a rating or review.
 
Thank you, Love Tony x

Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

53 min

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