Dementia affects a substantial proportion of people in the UK and has various legal implications which has to be considered by employers as described in my colleague, Claire Anderson's article at .

My private client colleagues specialise in assisting clients with illnesses such as dementia and also alzheimers by way of enduring powers of attorney, wills and in other ways.

A report issues yesterday has indicated that there may be some connections between well known and used medications and dementia.