Dementia describes a collection of symptoms caused by disorders affecting the brain. It is not one specific disease.
No two people experience dementia in the same way and it is essential to get a medical diagnosis when symptoms first appear.
Dementia can happen to anybody, but the risk increases with age.It depends on a combination of age, genes, health and lifestyle and is not a normal part of ageing. Caring for someone with Dementia
This month we will be raising awareness of Dementia.
If you are concerned about your memory or that of a friend or family member you can book an appointment to see one of our GP’s or contact Call the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500