Perhaps one of the most complicated of conditions, dementia can often be challenging to diagnose. Not a disease of itself, the word dementia is used to describe a myriad of symptoms, many of which just on their own are not a huge cause for alarm, but in tandem symptoms like memory issues, speech communication problems, and changes in judgement and reasoning are all pieces of a bigger picture.
For many suffering from dementia, the medical treatment options are slim, which is why many care facilities are looking towards a more holistic approach. Work with dementia therapists and other mental health professionals have become essential in dementia care for patients and even their loved ones- especially in the final weeks.
Take a look at this infographic from Executor for more on the state of dementia care and it’s improvements as well as how you can prepare for your future in case of unforeseen circumstances. Dealing with dementia is never easy, but with the right legal guidance and tools, it doesn’t have to be impossible.