Can pets help people with dementia?

Can pets help people with dementia?

The UK is a nation of animal lovers. In fact, according to the PDSA, over 50% of adults own a pet, with cats and dogs the most popular choices by far. As most pet owners will tell you, animals can bring a huge amount of joy into the home. Helping to relieve stress and...
A teenagers view on dementia

A teenagers view on dementia

Researching and writing this piece got me thinking about what I would do if my parents were diagnosed with Dementia. I like to think that I have a close bond with my parents and, like many teenagers, my family have been a comfort blanket that wraps itself around me...