Have you ever heard of dementia? Alzheimer's is the most common form of dementia, and it affects your brain and causes memory loss. This studio is mainly focused on Alzheimer's, as it is the most common and well known.
➠ The Alzheimer's Society
The Alzheimer's Society helps people with dementia, going on home visits, raising money and much, much more.
You can become a Dementia Friend to help raise awareness and support for those with dementia.
➠ So, who can get dementia?
You may think that it's only the elderly, but many young people are also affected by dementia.
Dementia is not natural part of aging, but people over the age of 60 are more likely to get dementia.
➠ Other types of dementia:
Dementia from Parkinson's disease and similar disorders
Dementia with Lewy bodies
➠ Raising awareness:
Do you want to help raise awareness? Make a project, maybe a presentation, a website, anything! It all helps.
If you have any dementia related projects you would like to share, please tell us and we'll add it.
➠ Dementia in real life.
If you know someone with dementia, you may know that they often have trouble remembering things. Some things they will remember, but most things they won't. It can be quite upsetting.
➠ Interested in some research?
Here are a few helpful links to get you started on some research.
If you are interested and want to help, please by all means accept or request an invite.
Please do not be angry or upset if you receive an unwanted invite.
If you are very devoted to helping, I may promote you.
If you could invite some people, that would be awesome. I really want to get this message out there.
➠ Thanks to:
You for reading this far.
Thumbnail belongs to me; it's an animation of a forget-me-not, the flower that symbolizes dementia.
Studio started by -KiwiFruit-.
➠ Final words:
Thank you so much for reading this far, you may share experiences or ideas in the comments! Together, in the near future, we can finally find a cure for dementia.
If you have any questions, I am always happy to answer.