If you have recently been diagnosed with dementia with Lewy bodies, this booklet is for you. It will help you, and your family and friends, to understand more about the condition and how it can affect you. It covers feelings you might have and suggests ways of staying positive.
In section 2 you can read about what vascular dementia is. This booklet also includes different aspects of living with dementia, including treatments, support and services that are available.
It contains the following sections:
- Coping with your diagnosis
- What causes dementia?
- How does dementia with Lewy bodies affect people?
- Living well
- Planning ahead
- Services and support
Code 37, 2016: 36 pages, A5