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Watching and supporting the fab dementia schools project…

Read Dr Karim Saad’s new blog for all the news: Pioneer School Leads The Way In Transforming Dementia Public Awareness. It is with great excitement that #dementiachallengers are following the progress of the dementia awareness programme in schools, pioneered by … Continue reading

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In the shoes of… Dr Karim Saad | Regional Clinical Lead for Dementia | NHS West Midlands

NEW BBC VIDEO: Nov 2012 For Day 4  of our series of ‘walk in my shoes’ blogposts, looking at dementia from different perspectives, I am delighted to welcome Dr Karim Saad, one of my Twitter pals (@KarimS3D) and an advisor in dementia healthcare globally. … Continue reading

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Are we in danger of setting one group in society against another?

Just a quick post because it is very topical… Front page of the Daily Telegraph today: “Elderly told: go back to work and downsize”. “Elderly people should be encouraged to go back to work and move into smaller homes, one … Continue reading

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It’s time to integrate Social Care, Health …. AND Housing

Well, it certainly feels as though 2012 has started with a bang! Today “David Cameron orders merging of health and social care … Integration of services will save money says prime minister” (Guardian – 5 January 2012) At the start … Continue reading

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