Author Archives: Fiona Kumfor

Are you smiling or frowning?

The inability to understand facial expressions can have a profound effect on the lives of people with dementia and their families, says Dr Fiona Kumfor. Recently I met a lady who, despite only being in her 50s, was suspected of having dementia. Susan* and her family had come to the dementia clinic at NeuRA¬†(where I conduct research) to get help […]

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