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Schedule Announced for Portlaoise ‘EngAGEment’ Event with George Hook

Event Programme

Thursday 22nd May, Heritage Hotel, Portlaoise

Come along to this free event and have your say on growing old in Ireland. You can book by calling 057-866 6377 or email laois@bluebirdcare.ie You can also just come along on the evening. [caption id="attachment_7160" align="aligncenter" width="720"]George Hook hosting An EngAGEment with Bluebird Care Read more

ALZHEIMER CAFÉ – HOSTED BY FUSION CAFÉ WEXFORD

ALZHEIMER CAFÉ AT FUSION CAFÉ WEXFORD HOSTS BLUEBIRD CARE 

Dementia presents one of the greatest population health challenges both here in Ireland and globally.  With our ageing population and longer life expectancy, prevalence rates for dementia are going to dramatically rise in the years to come.  This means there is a...

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Dementia Cases ‘set to treble worldwide’ by 2050

A global report has suggested that Dementia cases are set to treble by 2050.

The number of people living with dementia worldwide is set to treble by 2050, according to a new analysis.

Alzheimer's Disease International says 44 million people live with the disease, but that figure will increase to 135 million by 2050. The figures were...
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