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Dementia is now leading killer of women in Scotland

DEMENTIA and Alzheimer’s disease are now established as the leading cause of death for women in Scotland, overtaking heart disease, according to official figures. The National Records of Scotland said ... read more

Dementia is leading cause of death for women

Dementia is the leading cause of death for women in England and Wales, official figures show. The disease now kills more than three times as ... Cancer is the leading killer when all subtypes of ... read more

Dementia now most common cause of death for women

The conditions were cited as the leading cause of 11.3% of the 57,883 deaths that occurred in 2017. Alzheimer's disease and dementia are the most common causes of death for women in Scotland ... be ... read more

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Dementia news: Condition overtakes HEART DISEASE to be named top KILLER in the UK

Dementia has been revealed as the number one cause of death for men and women ... leading overall killer - according to new data. Earlier this year dementia was named as the top cause of death in ... read more


End 'inequality' of terminally ill dementia patients paying for their care, says report

Read more: Dementia is now leading killer of women in Scotland The latest figures show that dementia is now the leading cause of death among women in Scotland, and prevalence is set to rocket as the ... read more

Rate of U.S. deaths tied to dementia has more than doubled

(HealthDay)—Dementia is now one of the leading killers in the United States ... The death rate was higher for women (about 73 per 100,000) than men (56.4). Dementia death rates were higher among ... read more

J.K. Rowling to help Killer Women. Wait—that’s not what it sounds like!

Two tickets to the Killer Women Festival of Crime Writing and Drama in London in March 2020 (worth approx £100); a great opportunity to network with leading crime writers, publishers, editors and ... read more

Scotland's papers: Dementia is women's biggest killer

Image caption The National Records of Scotland figures have shown that dementia and Alzheimer's Disease claimed the lives of 4,384 women in Scotland in 2017, making it the country's biggest killer of ... read more

Dementia is the UK’s biggest killer overtaking heart disease for first time

Dementia was previously the leading cause of death for women in the UK and the second for men, with heart disease the overall leader. There were 69,785 deaths from heart disease in 2015, while 69,182 ... read more

How Women Got the Vote Is a Far More Complex Story Than the History Textbooks Reveal

1901) led the National American Women's Suffrage Association. (NPG) Mary Church Terrell (above in 1884), along with Ida B. Wells, formed the National Association of Colored Women, which became a ... read more

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 ... read more



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