Tag Archives: Forget Me Not Initiative

Local Dementia Friendly Communities: Guidance for Councils (LGA)

Summary Guidance has been released by the Local Government Association (LGA), in collaboration with the Innovations in Dementia community interest company, which explains the responsibility of councils in helping to support people with dementia through the creation of local dementia … Continue reading

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Forget Me Not: Dementia Help in Hospitals (BBC News)

Summary This BBC online video visits St Thomas’ Hospital in London to investigate improvements in care for patients with acute conditions who also suffer from dementia. Full Text Link Reference Forget me not – dementia help in hospitals. London: BBC … Continue reading

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Early-Onset Alzheimer’s Gene Studied in Young Adults (NHS Choices / Lancet Neurology)

Summary This is another critical appraisal from the NHS Choices “Behind the Headlines” service, released during 2012, on elderly care and dementia-related topics appearing in the news. Full Text Link (a) Reference Early-Onset Alzheimer’s gene explored in teens. London: NHS … Continue reading

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