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Dementia Awareness Week (2014): Don’t Bottle It Up (Alzheimer’s Society)

Summary This is Dementia Awareness Week: May 18th – 24th 2014. The theme this year is about encouraging more open communication, removing barriers to seeking help and reducing the stigma associated with this traditionally taboo subject. Full Text Link Reference … Continue reading

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Audit of the Information Needs of People with Dementia and Their Carers

[This article first appeared in: Dementia Newsletter RWHT Volume 1 Issue 6 January 2011]. Abstract This report presents research by the Alzheimer’s Society into the information needs of people with dementia and their carers, with recommendations for implementing the National Dementia … Continue reading

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