World Alzheimer Report 2012 on stigma published

21 September 2012 - Our World Alzheimer Report 2012: Overcoming the stigma of dementia shares results from a worldwide survey of people with dementia and carers on their personal experiences of stigma, revealing that nearly one in four people with dementia conceal their diagnosis, citing stigma as the main reason. The report provides information on stigma, and makes recommendations which could help reduce it. [read more]