Dementia describes a range of symptoms that can be caused by specific diseases, such as Parkinson’s that affect the brain and cause a deterioration in function.
These symptoms include:
Dementia is one of the most common conditions that can afflict the elderly, effecting 1 in 14 people over the age of 65. It can cause suffering and stress for not only the person themselves but loved ones and can impede greatly on day to day life. Sufferers may become isolated and less empathetic towards life and loved ones and it can be the cause of drastic changes in people’s lives.
Care workers with specific training and experience with Dementia can help cope with the symptoms, following a care package built to build and boost wherever possible connection with the world and their loved ones and support everyone to face the ongoing challenges of dementia.
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For more information about Dementia itself follow one of the links below. Click here for the NHS Dementia Guide.