Dementia now most DEADLY illness with it killing more than any other condition in UK
The incurable condition, of which Alzheimer’s is the most common, has now overtaken heart disease as the most deadly illness in the UK.
Dementia was previously the leading cause of death for women and second for men.But new analysis has laid bare the shocking reality that the harrowing brain disease is the greatest health crisis of our time.
It has prompted campaigners to demand the Government doubles research funding to speed up the discovery of a game-changing treatment.
Hilary Evans, chief executive of Alzheimer’s Research UK, said: “Year-on-year we are seeing more people conquer and... read more