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Most dementia patients in care homes 'do not have good quality of life'

Most dementia patients in care homes 'do not have good quality of life' | Dementia | Scoop.it
Alzheimer's Society says record numbers of people in residential care homes have dementia or severe memory problems Fewer than half of people with dementia living in care homes enjoy a good quality of life, a charity has warned, as it revealed that...

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A Dark View of Assisted Living - New Old Age | CareGiver

A Dark View of Assisted Living - New Old Age | CareGiver | Dementia | Scoop.it
advocacy groups and researchers have been warning that however attractive these places look — chandeliered lobbies, pleasant individual apartments, the inevitable gazebo outside — the care they provide tends to be mediocre at best.

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Bob DeMarco's curator insight, July 30, 2013 10:33 AM

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