Forget Me Not: Starting a New Romance When Your Partner Has Dementia

RNZ: Insight | 11 May 2019 | 0h 28m | Listen Later | iTunes
What if your beloved has dementia and doesn’t know who you are anymore? Is it all right to start a new relationship with someone else? Considers the tangle of emotions, family reaction and legal issues that can emerge.

Nicci Gerrard on What Dementia Teaches Us About Love

Spectator Books | 24 April 2019 | 0h 29m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Nicci Gerrard about her book What Dementia Teaches Us About Love. The loss of her father to dementia prompted Nicci to look at one of the most painful and pressing social problems of the age: how we care for, or fail to care for, those who have dementia – and the philosophical questions of what it means when the things that make you you start to fall away.