I was a boy when I first came across dementia. My grandmother had been in hospital for some time and my father had chosen until then to visit her alone.Read more
News — articles for May 2019
A woman who couldn’t eat solid food for two years has thanked surgeons at Northwick Park and St Mark’s hospitals for ‘giving me my life back.’Read more
On 12 March 2019 my dad died following a series of mini strokes (transient ischemic attacks) that caused rapid onset vascular dementia.
In a short space of time he faded from the funny, book-reading, cake-loving, articulate man I had known all my life to someone incapable of looking after himself, unaware of his environment and unable to recognise the people around him.Read more
Roofer Paul Byrne made a dramatic career change when an accident left him hospitalised for several months.Read more