Discovering Myself Through Dementia
Shimosaka Atsushi, who lives in Kyoto Prefecture, was diagnosed with dementia three years ago at the age of 46 when he was in the prime of his career. He shares his feelings and thoughts about living with dementia on social media. Through his posts, we catch glimpses of his life as a dementia patient. (This program was broadcast on November 29, 2022.)
Shimosaka Atsushi was diagnosed with dementia three years ago.
Atsushi now works as a caregiver at a day service center for the elderly.
Atsushi writes a post dedicated to his wife Yoshiko on social media.