After cancer and heart attacks, Alzheimers is the third biggest killer of Australians. And it is on its way to becoming the number one cause of death.
And as Ray Martin reports, it’s not just the elderly who are getting it.
For more information about Alzheimer's support, visit:
Jane Verity’s organisation
The Lovell Foundation is a non-profit organisation providing accommodation services specifically for those with younger onset dementia.
or call the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500.