FOR GREGORY. He was not a VICTIM of ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE, he was a HERO!
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Wednesday, August 19, 2015
Busting Some Myths
Click link below to read entire article. In summary:
Dementia is an umbrella term (and is not the same as Alzheimer’s)
Certain words, like 'dementia sufferer', do not help
Not all people with dementia are old
Dementia is not a mental health issue
Sensationalism and wonder cures give false hope