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28 Sept 2022 Dementia
How is dementia diagnosed in the UK?
If you or a loved one is presenting with any symptoms that look like they could be dementia, it’s important to see your GP to understand what might be happening. Knowing what to expect can help with this process, so we discuss how dementia is diagnosed.
20 Sept 2022 Dementia
Vascular Dementia - Causes, Signs and Symptoms
Vascular dementia is a type of dementia that occurs when there is damage to the brain's blood vessels. Estimated to affect around 150,000 people in the UK, it is a condition that is mostly found in those who are over the age of 65. We explore the common signs, symptoms and causes of the condition.
16 Jun 2022 Dementia
A guide to Alzheimer's disease symptoms
It’s normal for people to become a little forgetful as they get older, so how can you tell the difference between whether you or a loved one is just having a harmless “senior moment”, or starting to develop Alzheimer’s disease? We understand how sad and frightening it can be to realise that you or a friend or family member could be developing Alzheimer’s. This article will help you to learn and understand the signs of Alzheimer’s, as well as offer advice on what to do if you think you or someone you love may be affected.
07 Jun 2022 Dementia
What is the best GPS tracker for Alzheimer’s patients?
Promoting a sense of independence in Alzheimer’s patients is essential, particularly in the early stages. However, it can be a frightening prospect for the person with it and those who love and care for them. Devices that are equipped with GPS tracking to locate a person can be extremely useful. Not only do they lower the risk of someone with Alzheimer’s getting lost, but they can provide peace of mind for them and their loved ones.