• Expert Q&A: Rare dementias - Tues 3 March, 3-4pm

    Our next expert Q&A will be on the topic of rare dementias. It will be hosted by Nikki and Seb from Rare Dementia Support. If you have any questions about rare dementias, they will be here to answer them on Tuesday 3 March between 3-4pm.

    You can either post your question >here< or email them to us at talkingpoint@alzheimers.org.uk and we'll be happy to ask them on your behalf.


  1. M

    Is this part of Dementia?

    My dad has vascular dementia, he has no short term memory and is repeats himself constantly. Lacks empathy and can be quite nasty - he is on meds which does manage it to a degree. But he does still have lots of capacity. My mum isn't in good health and is finding it difficult to keep on top...
  2. J

    No light at the end of a dark tunnel

    My husband finally got his diagnosis of Lewy Body Dementia in April of this year after two years of going and froing with medical appointments . His deterioration has been rapid and there have been many tough times over the last three years . At present his mood is very low and today after...
  3. T

    What to do about increasing apathy

    Hi, My OH has a pretty busy schedule currently. We have a consistent arrangement with carers so that he is supported to do things he enjoys whilst I am out at work. This has included a range of activities over the past year including table tennis sessions, volunteering at a cycle workshop...