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Focusing on the 'dementia tax' is good for Labour - but talking about leadership isn't
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People with dementia can still make decisions in their everyday lives and with support from partners can continue to do so as their condition advances. This is one of the preliminary findings of a two-year research project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) into how married couples living with dementia make decisions on a daily basis.
"Dementia is so often equated with 'doom and gloom', but living with dementia can still be a life full of fun."
Focusing only on keeping people with dementia physically safe can contribute to the person’s decline.
A Dementia Adviser can make a huge difference to a person's life - can you help people like Linda get the right support?