22 March 2009

Prince of Wales speaks about the burden of dementia

Statement from the Prince of Wales
Alzheimer’s Research Trust: 17 March 2009
The Prince of Wales has spoken out about the growing “emotional, social and economic burden” of dementia, commending the work of UK scientists, “in our common battle against the bleak outlook posed by dementia”.

In congratulating “the Alzheimer’s Research Trust and its supporters on their mission to lift the shroud of mystery that has long surrounded dementia”, the Prince noted “a welcome and necessary shift in the last few years towards a willingness to discuss dementia.” … > full story

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