Wednesday, 29 October 2014

Telling it like it is

This article in 'the Guardian' gives an accurate insight into the horrific ways in which dementia can affect the lives of people living with it, and the lives of their carers:

http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/oct/28/solve-dementia-crisis-paying-gps

It serves as a good counter-balance to the sanitised view  -  a little old lady who has a bit of difficulty remembering things  -  that is so often presented via the media.

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