"People with dementia are almost twice as likely to have high rates of loneliness compared to the rest of the population."
"Thinko! has been specially created to equip hosts with everything they need to organise a ‘battle of the brains’ between family, friends, neighbours or colleagues"
"There has to be broad societal cultural change so that when someone receives a diagnosis, they are not just written off, ignored and forgotten."
"You are not alone: that is the message this year’s Dementia Awareness Month hopes to spread"
"Getting support from family, friends and services in the community can help people living with dementia do the things that they want or need to do."
"It needs to be emphasised from the beginning, this published study was only undertaken in mice and the vaccine has not yet been trialled in humans."
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People with dementia the loneliest people in Australia
People with dementia are almost twice as likely to have high rates of loneliness compared to the rest of the population.
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