WHO guide to reducing dementia risk says drink less, exercise, quit smoking and eat a healthy diet

With dementia cases set to soar, the World Health Organisation has presented its first guidelines for reducing the risk, including healthy eating, regular exercise and cutting out tobacco use.The number of people living with dementia is expected to explode from approximately 50 million today to 152 million by 2050, the WHO said in its report on Tuesday.“In the next 30 years, the number of people with dementia is expected to triple,” WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said in a…

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