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50connect’s regular dementia columnist Mary Jordan at the communication difficulties faced by dementia sufferers.
50connect’s regular dementia columnist Mary Jordan looks at the challenges of caring for someone during the winter months.
Dr Lynda Shaw continues her look at health issues affecting older people with a look at dementia prevention
How dementia care and specialist dementia services impact on the NHS
Sir Michael Parkinson, Fiona Phillips and Gordon Banks support national “A Day to Remember” campaign, calling for the public not to delay talking about dementia
Miracle cures and fad remedies, NHS Choices Behind the Headlines examines claims that beetroot can delay onset of dementia.
Ann Johnson knows first hand how important it is to get the right help and support as soon as possible. Ann from Cheshire was only 52 when she was diagnosed with dementia.
Staff in care homes have long known of the value of reading aloud to dementia sufferers. Poetry and prose, sometimes accompanied by photographs or illustrations, have been found to stimulate memories and imagination.