The Lewy Body Society

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Organisation The Lewy Body Society
Category Information Support
Local/National National
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Contact email
Phone 0131 473 2385

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Address Hudson House 8 Albany Street Edinburgh EH1 3QB

Web Links

Regions National

Conditions Dementia Lewy Bodies (DLB)

Services offered Advice



Location UK

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The Lewy Body Society is a charity whose mission is to fund research into Lewy body dementia (LBD) and to raise awareness of the disease.

LBD is the second most common form of age-related neurodegenerative dementia after Alzheimer's Disease.

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Web-based information resource available

Additional Information

Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) is the second most common cause of dementia in older people, affecting approximately 130,000 individuals in the UK together with their carers and relatives. It is sometimes also referred to as Lewy body disease or Lewy body dementia.

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