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Living With Dementia

While dementia can have a profound effect on a person’s daily life and that of those around them, it is possible to live well with dementia. Find helpful tips to help reduce the risks of dementia and information about dementia care.

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Downsizing: 5 simple tips to get started

Have you ever looked around the house and felt a bit overwhelmed by the clutter surrounding you? Do you dream of living a minimalistic lifestyle? Is excessive clutter around the house causing you stress and affecting how you live life? Downsizing isn’t a new topic for many of us, especially
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John tees off living well with dementia

John tees off

 John has been social his entire life and this often involved playing a round of golf with clients and business associates when he worked in the travel industry. “When I worked in travel being social was important and I have always enjoyed a day of golfing with clients and friends,”
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Living well with dementia with Ian Gladstone

Living well with dementia Ian’s story Fifteen years ago, Ian Gladstone was diagnosed with early-onset semantic dementia, a type of Frontotemporal dementia which amongst other symptoms affects people’s word finding and communication skills. Following his diagnosis, Ian has become an advocate for living well with dementia, sharing his knowledge with
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3 tips for caring for someone with dementia

Caring for someone who is living with dementia can be mentally and physically challenging. That's why it's important to look after yourself.
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Dementia: you are not alone

Early intervention just before and immediately after diagnosis is crucial for people with dementia and their families. People need to know that they are not alone, and that they can get support to remain autonomous and engaged.
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