Each September, people unite from all corners of the world to raise awareness and challenge the stigma that persists around Alzheimer’s disease and all types of dementia.
Alzheimer’s is the most common cause of dementia, a general term for memory loss and other cognitive abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. Alzheimer’s disease accounts for 60-80% of dementia cases.
Key lifestyle habits may reduce your risk of cognitive decline – extensive research around Dementia and education has revealed that lifelong learning has been proven to help combat cognitive decline, including common symptoms associated with Alzheimer’s.
Emphasys through its activities and participation in various EU projects provides lifelong learning opportunities to citizens of all ages: