A good day is one where we are aware of the risks of alcohol.
There are increased risks around alcohol for people living with dementia. Many people with dementia already have changes to their sense of balance, so alcohol may be more likely to lead to a fall or 'tipple and topple'. However, as always, we are looking at the situation holistically.
This month we would like to share three different aspects of thinking about alcohol use for people living with dementia:
Here is an article from the Otago Daily Times that also gives a bit of context to Matthew's video.