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These photographs show what it's like to live with dementia

At a residential home in Kathmandu, 28 people from different families are living together. What do they have in common? Majority of them are elderly women suffering from Alzheimer’s disease.
As the number of Alzheimer’s patients increases, there is a growing need for trained caregivers who can provide adequate care and respond to a patient’s needs accordingly.  All photos by Tsering D Gurung
Tsering D Gurung
Published at : August 5, 2019
Updated at : August 5, 2019 16:29

Tsering D Gurung

Tsering D. Gurung is a social justice reporter for The Kathmandu Post, focusing on women's rights, marginalised communities and criminal justice.