UCL News


Lack of sleep in middle age linked to dementia risk

21 April 2021

People who sleep six hours or less per night in their 50s and 60s appear to be more likely to develop dementia later on, finds a study led by Dr Séverine Sabia and Dr Archana Singh-Manoux (UCL Epidemiology & Health). Professor Rob Howard (UCL Psychiatry) gives external comment.

Read: Guardian, More: Times (£), Sun, Irish Times, Boston Globe, New York Times (£), Wall Street Journal, Hindustan Times (India), Times (£) (2)Irish Examiner, Metro, Standard (Hong Kong), Washington Post (£)UCL News