Friday, 20 June 2014

Cameron's latest speech about dementia

A previous post (which has by far the most page views on AWD) discussed the Prime Minister's useful acknowledgement that Alzheimer's is a disease:

http://adventureswithdementia.blogspot.co.uk/2013/03/cameron-its-disease.html

Now, over a year later, he has addressed the subject again:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-27912473

I want to deal with this in more detail when I have the time so I'll just point out that he unhelpfully calls dementia a disease (which it isn't  -  see: http://adventureswithdementia.blogspot.co.uk/2014/06/alzheimers-or-dementia.html)

The comments underneath the article are the usual mixture of the insightful, the ill-informed and complete tosh.

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