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The name’s Shiza, but they call me Pizza. Or “She’s a pizza” to be exact, but same thing, really. Not long after I’ve been deemed edible, they have the nerve to compare me to a bug. 286 more words


A voice for the voiceless

When I first came across this poster I was struck by its creativity and impact. The voices of many women globally continue to be left unheard while others decide their lifestyle and futures. 83 more words

Transport police supporting those with dementia

I should be at the House of Commons representing Join Dementia Research when this blog is published……………hope I don’t set off a security alert in if I get lost!! 555 more words

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Ahead of the game in dementia: sharing good practice

Last week I was asked to speak at an event at Elland Road football club in Leeds being run by Yorkshire and Humberside Clinical Network entitled “Ahead of the game in dementia – sharing good practice”. 801 more words

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Challenge of raising funds

Bit of a mad week this week…….When this blog is published I’ll have hopefully just arrived at the 2 day Research Network Conference for the Alzheimer’s Society being held in Manchester. 260 more words

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An Australian Judge Banned a Mother From Breastfeeding for Getting a Tattoo

An Australian judge banned a mother from breastfeeding her child because she received a tattoo 4 weeks prior to the judge’s ruling where he believed the mother was placing her baby in an unacceptable risk to receive harm. 573 more words

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