Alzheimer's Disease International publishes World Alzheimer Report 2022


On World Alzheimer’s Day, 21 September, Alzheimer's Disease International published its World Alzheimer Report 2022. This year's report shines a light on the "Life after diagnosis: Navigating treatment, care and support". The report contains 119 essays across 24 chapters covering the many facets of life following a diagnosis of dementia, written by researchers, health and social care professionals, informal carers, and people living with dementia. Some of the key topics covered in the report include: The importance of staging dementia and the specificities of different forms of dementia; The practical considerations in managing symptoms of dementia; The impact of diagnosis on people living with dementia, their carers, relatives and communities; International and national perspectives on models of care; and the significance of dementia awareness and education to combat stigma and ensure better care. Read the report: