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Invisible Disabilities

Every so often, an article circulates about some horrible citizen who parked in a handicap spot and exhibited no need to. Often accompanied by secret smartphone footage and quiet snide commentary, the outrage usually emerges because there is no visible evidence that someone is suffering from a disability. 406 more words

The Longest Day

Today is the first day of summer.  It is also the longest day of the year when the sun is out the longest.  The Alzheimer’s Association is encouraging people to do something special during this day to raise awareness.   108 more words

My Causes

Ginny Valentine Badge of Courage Award.....

Last Monday I told you about the award we won the week before from the Market Research Society……

The MRS judges said, for their award: 416 more words

Research

Young Dementia Network Steering Group....

So yesterday saw me heading back down south to London for a meeting at the Esmee Fairburn Foundation in London for our Young dementia Network meeting. 1,048 more words

Research

Spring peas in Streatham

Guy Roberts is one of our amazing team of Seed Buddies who has been matched with a community garden this year to promote seed saving and to grow crops for the Freedom Seed Bank. 262 more words

News

MRS Awards Lunch....

I woke up last Friday having completely forgotten that a General Election had taken place the day before – an advantage of dementia, you might say! 540 more words

Raising Awareness

Steven Mezynieski: Raising Awareness for Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disease that causes persistent lung infections and limits those suffering from the condition the ability to breath over a period of time. 203 more words

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