Storm Eta leaves 150 dead or missing in Guatemala

A woman stands near a house in Omonita, El Progreso municipality, Yoro department, Honduras, on November 6, 2020, after the passage of Eta About 150 people have died or remain unaccounted for in Guatemala due to mudslides caused by powerful storm Eta, which devastated an indigenous village in the country’s north, President Alejandro Giammattei said […]

Why people with dementia go missing

People with dementia are more likely to go missing in areas where road networks are dense, complicated and disordered – according to new research from the University of East Anglia. Researchers studied hundreds of ‘missing person’ police reports for people with dementia and compared each case to the surrounding road network. They hope their findings […]