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Living with dementia

Having dementia or caring for someone who has dementia will present new and often challenging issues to cope with. From the point of being diagnosed with dementia, both the person with dementia and their carer has to find ways of dealing with the very practical issues which arise, such as changing behaviour, memory loss and finding out not only what type care may be required but how to find it. This section offers tips for people with dementia and their carers on the different aspects which arise.

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Having dementia

After diagnosis - What next?

Receiving a diagnosis of dementia, how to take care of yourself, how to organise family support and remain part of the community whilst experiencing inexplicable changes in behaviour are examples of issues people with dementia face. This section brings together practical tips for people who have dementia.

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Caring for a person with dementia

Caring for someone with dementia

In this section, practical tips are given for carers on issues such as determining the provision of care, common problems experienced by people with dementia, daily life practicalities, medical and physical issues, as well as coping with caring itself.

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Personal experiences of living with dementia

This section contains articles about peoples' experience of living with dementia as well as information on other publications giving personal accounts of dementia.

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Last Updated: jeudi 13 novembre 2014

 
 

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