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Dementia - Different Forms of the Disease
Dementia - Different Forms of the Disease

Dementia is not a disease in itself. Dementia is a word used to describe a group of symptoms that occur when brain cells stop working properly. Read on to learn about the many different forms of the disease.

Model Army 'March' to Help Dementia
Model Army 'March' to Help Dementia

A display of over 200 miniature terracotta warriors has been crafted by people of all ages to help raise awareness about people living with a dementia.

Two Million Dementia Friends Milestone
Two Million Dementia Friends Milestone

Good news from Alzheimer's Society's website:

Alzheimer’s Society hits staggering two million Dementia Friends milestone

One in every 30 people in England, Northern Ireland and Wales now involved in the biggest ever social action movement to change perceptions of dementia.

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Love Our New Fiddle Pup!
Love Our New Fiddle Pup!

Fall in love with our new Fiddle Pups - they are sure to melt everyone's hearts with their cute expressions.

Dementia - TV Advert Highlights Biggest Killer
Dementia - TV Advert Highlights Biggest Killer

Anyone who saw ‘Time To Forget’, the hard hitting TV advert by the Alzheimer’s Society will no doubt have been both moved and shocked by the content showing people of all ages and backgrounds being affected by a dementia such as Alzheimer’s.

Get Chatting To Cheer Up The Lonely
Get Chatting To Cheer Up The Lonely

Many of us know of a neighbour or relative who lives alone but how many of us take that next step in actually taking time out to chat to them on a regular basis?

Marmite May Help Combat Dementia
Marmite May Help Combat Dementia

Whether you are a fan or otherwise, a daily dollop of Marmite may help to combat dementia...

Halt Dementia With A Cuppa
Halt Dementia With A Cuppa

It would seem that a simple cuppa really does do us more good than we thought. In February last year we told of tea helping with brittle bones but now scientists are finding that regular consumption may help to lower the risk of dementia

Football Link To Dementia
Football Link To Dementia

'Post-mortems on six players who suffered dementia found tearing to a brain membrane consistent with chronic, repetitive head impacts from playing football.'

South Gloucestershire Older People Supported To Stay At Home Longer
South Gloucestershire Older People Supported To Stay At Home Longer

Thanks to homecare provider Bluebird Care provider, older people who need around-the-clock care no longer need to leave the comfort of their own homes.