Miss You Mum

31 Jan, 2014 by

Miss You Mum – On the 31st January 2013, my Mum ended her Dementia Journey. No number of my words can describe the emotional journey my family and I have been on since. But I can’t let today pass without a haiku at least…

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Purple Angel Dementia Campaign...

28 Jan, 2014 by

Purple Angel Dementia Campaign, Story So Far by Norman Macnamara.

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Dementia – Can it? Should it? ...

27 Jan, 2014 by

Dementia – Can it? Should it? Will it? Be defined as terminal? – regular contributor Martyn explores this question.

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Understanding Behaviour in Dem...

23 Jan, 2014 by

Dementia Books: Understanding Behaviour in Dementia That Challenges: A Guide to Assessment and Treatment (Bradford Dementia Group Good Practice Guides) by Ian Andrew James.

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Living Well with Dementia

22 Jan, 2014 by

Living Well with Dementia: The Importance of the Person and the Environment for Wellbeing by Shibley Rahman. This unique guide provides a much needed overview of dementia care. With a strong focus on the importance patients and families, it explores the multifaceted meaning behind patient wellbeing and its vital significance in the context of national policy.

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The Alzheimer Conundrum: Entan...

17 Jan, 2014 by

The Alzheimer Conundrum: Entanglements of Dementia and Aging by Margaret Lock exposes the predicaments embedded in current efforts to slow down or halt Alzheimer’s disease through early detection of presymptomatic biological changes in healthy individuals.

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Dementia – It’s 4a...

16 Jan, 2014 by

As I look around the room its pitch black, it takes my eyes a few seconds to adjust to the darkness and when they do I see the silhouette of my wife (My Angel Elaine) just reaching over for a sip of water.

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