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Early onset dementia – some of the signs to watch out for

THE occasional moment of light-headedness is usually nothing to worry about, but a new study suggests that people in middle-age who frequently suffer from dizzy spells (known as orthostatic, or postural, hypotension) are 40 per cent more likely to develop dementia later on in their lives.

Horror king turns hospice helper

David Roy
HE'S spent much of his career thinking up gruesome new ways to dispatch hapless American teenagers on the screen, but now horror director and producer Sean S Cunningham is dealing with death in a very different way with his new documentary, The Nurse With The Purple Hair.

Protein perils

Lucy Stock
WITH more and more people on the quest for perfect abs so the consumption of protein shakes and bars has risen in tandem.

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