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Cognitive Decline and Implant Care

In our third article on oral health, take a closer look at implant care and diseases and how people living with dementia can be supported in taking good care of their implants.

September 10th, 2019|

What Makes Swedish Dementia Care So Good?

In honor of World Physical Therapy Day which is observed on September 8 to raise awareness of the crucial work which physiotherapists do in society, our colleague at Business Growth, Anukriti Banerjee interviewed Patrik Döl, a physiotherapist and the Head of Operations at Villa Basilika. Here she recounts what she learned from the experience. 

September 9th, 2019|

What Does Dementia Look Like in Zambia?

In Zambia, often people living with dementia do not receive adequate care and support. We spoke with one organization which is trying to change that.

September 6th, 2019|

Active Aging for People Living with Dementia

To understand the role of technology in supporting people living with dementia to age actively, we worked with the divisional managers of Östersund and Nyköping municipalities in Sweden.

August 29th, 2019|

Launch of the #BeBrainPowerful Sweden Campaign

Swedish Care International is the official driver of the #BeBrainPowerful Sweden campaign. Take a look at how things are coming along ahead of the launch.

August 27th, 2019|

Press Release | Geras Solutions AB to join the #BeBrainPowerful Sweden Campaign

The launch of the #BeBrainPowerful Sweden campaign was announced on May 15, 2019, at Dementia Forum X. The campaign originates in the United States. It was started by UsAgainstAlzheimer’s and WomenAgainstAlzheimer’s in November 2018 to highlight Alzheimer’s disease with a particular focus on women’s brain health.

Studies have shown that women are disproportionately affected by Alzheimer’s and […]

August 23rd, 2019|

Making Your Business Dementia Friendly

A dementia-friendly business has three core elements: People, Process, and Place. Each of these elements has to be examined and re-structured carefully in order to create a more inclusive space. Here are some recommendations based on information provided by the Alzheimer's Society, UK.

August 19th, 2019|

Caregiving for Caregivers (Infographic)

What are some ways in which caregivers can ensure a healthier caregiving experience?

July 11th, 2019|

Dementia Risk Factors and Prevention (Infographic)

What are the risk factors of dementia and how can it be prevented?

June 19th, 2019|

CrossFit Crushing Ageist Notions One Exercise at a Time

In May 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) launched the Guidelines for Dementia Risk Reduction as a part of their mandate to provide evidence-based guidance for a public health response. The aim of this initiative is to improve the lives of people with dementia, their caregivers and families, and to reduce the incidence rate of […]

June 11th, 2019|