News archive for February 2008
Published: 19 February 2008
More than two thirds of people in care homes are living with dementia and thousands of them and their carers are left exposed by this scandalous legal loophole.
Published: 15 February 2008
Actress Julie Christie will return to cinemas today (15th February 2008) with her performance of a woman living with Alzheimer's disease.
Published: 14 February 2008
On 4 February 2008 the Alzheimer's Society held a parliamentary reception at the House of Commons with the aim of raising awareness of our 'Putting Care Right' campaign.
Published: 5 February 2008
Poll shows overwhelming support for trained staff in care homes. Ninety seven per cent of people agree well-trained staff are important when it comes to deciding on a good quality care home.
Published: 1 February 2008
People with dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease and vascular disease have been shown to have higher levels of homocysteine, in some population studies.