Experts have warned that Hong Kong faces a ‘dementia tsunami’ as its population ages. Photo: Alamy

The ‘dementia tsunami’ and why Hong Kong isn’t ready to cope with expected surge in cases as population ages

A dementia care crisis looms for Hong Kong, experts say. Cases often aren’t spotted early enough, medical care is fragmented, families don’t plan for what happens if an elderly relative has it, and advance directives aren’t widely used

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Experts have warned that Hong Kong faces a ‘dementia tsunami’ as its population ages. Photo: Alamy
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