Dementia Awareness at YMCA Belapur
Dementia being the leading cause of morbidity in old age. Our understanding of dementia is very limited.
Dr Nahid Dave gave a talk on all we need to know as a caretaker, a family member and a a society about dementia. The role of medications and the nature of the illness. All the participants were screened for Dementia with a MMSE scale.
Shrilaxmi and Sana were the two psychologists who conducted the tests.