About 4.6mn in India suffer from dementia, says expert
Nearly 4.6 million people in the country suffer from dementia, a condition where the patients suffer from memory loss and difficulties in problem-solving, said Dr Martin Prince, Professor of Epidemiological Psychiatry in King’s College, Unite Kingdom and Co-director of Centre for Global Mental Health.

The professor, who has done extensive research on the disorder, was in the city to attend the two-day annual conference organized by Alzheimer’s and Related Disorders Society of India (ARDSI) at AIISH. In an interview with STOI, he elaborated on the disease and ways to cope with it....