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What are the early signs of dementia?
Dementia

What are the early signs of dementia?

The NHS estimates that around 850,000 people in our country have dementia, and the people most at risk are those 65 years and older. This debilitating and often devastating condition can leave family members at a loss for what to do, even though dementia often develops slowly over time.

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Dementia care tips from experienced carers
Carers

Dementia care tips from experienced carers

Practical and helpful advice from experienced carers. What are the best bits of advice they wish they had known earlier.

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Dementia patients ‘should be given a named GP’, new study finds.
Dementia

Dementia patients ‘should be given a named GP’, new study finds.

A new study has outlined the health benefits of seeing the same GP, consistency can really help.

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How to Manage Challenging Dementia Behaviour
Dementia

How to Manage Challenging Dementia Behaviour

While one of the main symptoms of dementia is memory loss, dementia is more than forgetfulness. Dementia can bring with it a number of other symptoms and side effects that can make caring difficult.

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The Stages of Dementia, how quickly does it progress?
Dementia

The Stages of Dementia, how quickly does it progress?

Dementia does not affect every person in the same way. It presents itself differently in each individual and progresses at different rates. These stages of dementia and their associated symptoms are meant as a guide to help families better understand what to expect and when they can expect it.

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How to help those living with Dementia feel less isolated.
Dementia

How to help those living with Dementia feel less isolated.

Are you worried about how you are coping with supporting your elderly relative at home? Practical advice on how to manage both physically and emotionally during the Coronavirus.

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How to reduce your risk of getting dementia
Dementia

How to reduce your risk of getting dementia

Dementia is one of the biggest concerns many of us have as we get older. Dementia affects our memory, communication and the ability to carry out daily tasks.

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Alzheimer’s, Vascular Dementia, Lewy Bodies Frontotemporal Dementia explained
Dementia

Alzheimer’s, Vascular Dementia, Lewy Bodies Frontotemporal Dementia explained

Dementia is caused by diseases which lead to the loss or death of nerve cells in the brain. The most common causes are Alzheimer’s disease, Vascular Dementia and Dementia with Lewy Bodies.

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How do you know if you are suffering from Dementia?
Dementia

How do you know if you are suffering from Dementia?

Dementia is the name given to a group of symptoms that make it difficult to carry out basic daily tasks.

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