Where Did I Go? Well, I am still here…

Film, television and all things media is one of the strongest ways to get the word spread about an issue or an idea. Trending things on Twitter can vary from a celebrity to a new craze. This shows everyone’s talking about it, right? So why not have a trend that provokes awareness, understanding and community?…

I repeat: “Please don’t call us sufferers”

During the recent ADI2014 conference, it was apparent the language being used by researchers and other presenters to refer to people with dementia is still very derogatory, stigmatising and discriminatory. Now really, do any of these people look like they are suffering, or like they areĀ  victims?! It looks more to me like we are…