A lonely battle against the odds

Posted on November 1st, by editor in Journal of Dementia Care. No Comments

Diabetes does not affect the brain – that’s what Jane Dawson had been told. She had no support in coping with her husband’s cognitive dysfunction, until she met a friend in similar circumstances. They started the Bath group for carers of insulin dependent diabetics.
Author/s: Jane Dawson
Vol: 5, Issue: 6, pp22-23

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