20 tips for caregivers of people living with dementia

20 tips for caregivers of people living with dementia

Very few people outside of the healthcare industry would have answered “caregiver,” when asked their dream career. It isn’t an option on the recommended career list or a career openly spoken about. Yet most caregivers serve out of love and respect. Few realize just...
Love and Dementia: Caring for a spouse with memory loss

Love and Dementia: Caring for a spouse with memory loss

Discovering that your loved one has been diagnosed with dementia can be quite an emotional time and it definitely takes its toll on everyone; from the individual diagnosed to the family. However, the one person that it particularly affects is the spouse. Dementia can...
Do you understand the different stages of dementia?

Do you understand the different stages of dementia?

The word ‘dementia’ describes a set of symptoms that may include memory loss and difficulties with thinking, problem-solving, language and other cognitive impairments. The Alzheimer’s Society have explained that these changes are often small to start with, but...