Monthly archives: January, 2017

To all healthcare professionals

by Wendy Mitchell Imagine yourselves in my shoes – being given a diagnosis of Young onset dementia. Your life falls apart, you feel worthless and of no use to anyone any more……Services are non existent so you feel abandoned. That’s what happened to me when I was diagnosed. Now, Imagine, if someone came along and …

Dementia is still playing catch up.

Why? Not only are we way behind in research investment compared to other conditions, we desperately need people willing to participate in research to help find a cure, a disease modifier or just to improve the quality of our lives.We are no different to the rest of the population in our hopes and aspirations. We …