• 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.

dementia : 1 Commons debate & dementia : 1 Written Answer

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dementia : 1 Commons debate
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Business of the House: The Economy (4 Jun 2015)
http://www.theyworkforyou.com/debates/?id=2015-06-04a.788.2&s=dementia#g857.0
Edward Argar: ...for its schools-but there are a number of broader
causes that I will particularly seek to champion in this House. While we
have made significant progress in recent years, we still need to go
further in vigorously and energetically focusing on improving *dementia*
care and mental health provision; both are causes on which I will be
vocal. I will not, I fear, be able to emulate the...

dementia : 1 Written Answer
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Written Answers - Department of Health: Alzheimer's Disease (4 Jun 2015)
http://www.theyworkforyou.com/wrans/?id=2015-05-27.52.h&s=dementia#g52.r0
Jane Ellison: ...on the incidence of people with Alzheimer's disease who
have or not had a diagnosis or the cost of the medication.
However, it is estimated that in England, around 676,000 people have
*dementia*, of which around 60 per cent have Alzheimer's disease.[1]
[1]https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/atta
chment_data/file/414344/pm-dementia2020.pdf

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