Filed under: Dementia Thinking
16 August 2018
Our new blogger Katie reflects on how hard it is to establish a direct link between alcohol and dementia, but it is made even harder when the research cohorts include people who may have stopped or started drinking for reasons of ill health.
09 April 2018
What did the Romans do for Ageing?
09 March 2018
Looking forward? See clearly and plan for older age. People have to do this all over the world.
26 December 2016
No one is happy to have dementia. But we are more afraid of expensive and undignified care than the condition itself
02 September 2016
Coming out about dementia needs to be a personal choice and we must not be bullied.
29 June 2016
Nurses need to learn how to make change and improvement happen.
11 April 2016
How can you get the best out of television watching for people with dementia?
04 April 2016
It is clear that awareness of dementia has increased in our communities, the media and among health and social care staff. Dementia initiatives are seen as “great for raising awareness”..
31 March 2016
When I wear my poppy on Remembrance Day and go to a service, I’ve merely paid respect and shown that I’ve donated some money to veterans. It does not make me an expert on veteran support or a “Veteran’s Friend”…
15 March 2016
Dementia is most often caused by Alzheimers Disease, but it can also be a sign of problems with the blood supply to the brain. In Scotland there are about 80,000 people with dementia..