What dementia teaches us about love - Nicci Gerrard

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Nicci Gerrard is a writer and campaigner and a celebrated novelist (writing with her husband as Nicci French) and recipient of the 2016 Orwell Prize for Journalism for Exposing Britain’s Social Evils. She is also co-founder of John's Campaign, named after her father, which has campaigned to give carers of those with dementia the same rights as parents of children to accompany them in hospital. Recognised by NHS policy makers, charities, nurses, doctors and carers, almost every hospital in the UK has now signed up to the campaign. Her new book is: What Dementia Teaches Us About Love. @FrenchNicci 5x15 brings together outstanding individuals to tell of their lives, passions and inspirations. Learn more about 5x15 events: www.5x15stories.com Twitter: www.twitter.com/5x15stories Facebook: www.facebook.com/5x15stories Instagram: www.instagram.com/5x15stories

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