CHeBA in the Media

CHeBA in the Media: Dementia: A Looming Healthcare Disaster
CHeBA in the Media: Dementia: A Looming Healthcare Disaster
Doctors say many patients feel embarrassed about coming forward with symptoms of memory loss, according to Professor Henry Brodaty. "There's a lot of stigma about dementia in general and people are frightened to come forward for a diagnosis," he said. Read More
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CHeBA in the Media: Forgetfulness May Not Mean Dementia
CHeBA in the Media: Forgetfulness May Not Mean Dementia
SMH coverage on CHeBA Co-Director Perminder Sachdev's research published in PLoS One.  Read More
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CHeBA in the Media: Life at 100 - It Only Gets Better
CHeBA in the Media: Life at 100 - It Only Gets Better
CHeBA's Sydney Centenarian Study paints a surprisingly optimistic picture of life at 100.  Read More
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Race to 100
Race to 100
BURIED in the DNA of centenarians are the secrets not only of living long, but living well. For now, we know only what they can tell us about how they came to live for more than 100 years, but in about a year's time scientists hope we may know a lot more.  The 14 Australians who will submit their DNA are also participating in the Sydney Centenarian Study, being carried out by CHeBA and led by Dr Charlene Levitan and Professor Perminder… Read More
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CHeBA in the Media: DPS Aged Care on Launch of CHeBA
CHeBA in the Media: DPS Aged Care on Launch of CHeBA
DPS News covers the launch of the Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA). Read More
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CheBA in the Media: The Official Launch of CHeBA
CheBA in the Media: The Official Launch of CHeBA
The Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA) has officially been launched!  Read More
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Opinion Piece: Alzheimer's Disease a Scourge We Can't Afford to Forget
Opinion Piece: Alzheimer's Disease a Scourge We Can't Afford to Forget
Prevention depends largely on research and, unfortunately, dementia research continues to be grossly and disproportionately underfunded when dementia's prevalence, disability burden and cost are taken into account. Read More
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Sydney Centenarian Study in SMH
Sydney Centenarian Study in SMH
Results from the Sydney Centenarian Study at the University of NSW show that genetic inheritance accounted for one-third of the likelihood of living to extreme old age, with diet, particularly consumption of omega-3 fatty acids, and lifestyle and psychological characteristics contributing. Read More
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