Archive for October, 2015

A long and sobering read – dementia


As the average lifespan increases, the probability increases, and possibly more so with the challenges of modern life. And this brings us to where The Guardian rises to the occasion in its feature, The Long Read.

The topic. The deviousness of dementia. Here we have the experience of one, trained in clinical psychology, who lived as caregiver to a friend’s father. As we take the journey we appreciate more the role of the caregiver. (more…)