Director of the Centre of Research on Ageing, Health and Wellbeing at the Australian National University Professor Anstey’s research interests include prevention of cognitive decline and dementia, mental health and strategies to optimise ageing well.

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Depression and dementia risk

It is not widely recognised that depression increases the risk of late-life dementia.

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Activities to keep your brain fit.

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What you can do to reduce your risk of dementia

Being socially active, managing weight and exercising are some ways to reduce the risk of dementia.

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