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Love Island’s Georgia Harrison pleads for help in finding her dementia-stricken grandfather

Love Island’s Georgia Harrison pleads for help in finding her dementia-stricken grandfather after he goes lacking on Christmas day

Georgia Harrison took to her Instagram Stories on Christmas day as she pleaded for help in finding her dementia-stricken grandfather. 

The former Love Island star, 28, shared a snap of the aged gentleman and mentioned he had gone lacking earlier than being picked up for Christmas lunch in Chigwell, Essex.

Dementia is an umbrella time period used to explain a spread of progressive neurological problems (these affecting the brain) which affect reminiscence, considering and behavior. 

Help! Georgia Harrison, 28, took to her Instagram Stories on Christmas day as she pleaded for help in finding her dementia-stricken grandfather

She wrote:  ‘Guys my grandad has gone lacking, my aunty went to choose him up for christmas dinner and he is disappeared,’

She continued: ‘He’s acquired dementia and lives in Chigwell please let me know in case you have seen him.

Several hours later, Georgia shared a video confirming her grandfather had been discovered and was in hospital.

Sad: The former Love Island star, 28, shared a snap of the elderly gentleman and said he had gone missing before being picked up for Christmas lunch in Chigwell, Essex

Sad: The former Love Island star, 28, shared a snap of the aged gentleman and mentioned he had gone lacking earlier than being picked up for Christmas lunch in Chigwell, Essex

Speaking to her followers, she mentioned: ‘Thanks everybody. The police have discovered him and he is in the hospital so hopefully he is OK. 

‘Thank you to everybody who tried to help. We have been wanting over the forest however we will go discover him now.’

 The Alzheimer’s Society studies there are greater than 900,000 individuals dwelling with dementia in the UK immediately. This is projected to rise to 1.6million by 2040. 

Relief: Several hours later, Georgia shared a video confirming her grandfather had been found and was in hospital

Relief: Several hours later, Georgia shared a video confirming her grandfather had been discovered and was in hospital

It’s been a troublesome year for the star and he or she lately revealed she had missed out on TV initiatives and wasn’t thought of by producers after her ex Stephen Bear shared a intercourse tape of her on-line.

Georgia claimed she had a ‘huge breakdown’ when she was unable to get work in her subject, saying she felt ‘utterly nugatory’ on the time.

Her ex Stephen Bear, 32, was discovered responsible of revealing personal sexual pictures and movies after CCTV footage of the pair having intercourse in his backyard was uploaded to his OnlyFans web page. He now faces two years in jail.

Devestation: It's been a difficult year for the star and she recently revealed she had missed out on TV projects and wasn't considered by producers after her ex Stephen Bear shared a sex tape of her online

Devestation: It’s been a troublesome year for the star and he or she lately revealed she had missed out on TV initiatives and wasn’t thought of by producers after her ex Stephen Bear shared a intercourse tape of her on-line 

Speaking after Stephen’s conviction, Georgia claimed she was considered as a ‘purple flag’ by TV producers after the footage was uploaded to OnlyFans two years in the past.

She instructed the BBC: ‘My agent had conversations with manufacturers, however once they checked out who they wished to e book for a selected job, due to what occurred, I used to be only a purple flag.

‘It’s been actually laborious and there is been a few instances that I did simply have an enormous breakdown, tv was at all times my ardour and [producers] simply could not think about me.’ 

Court: Georgia's ex Stephen Bear, 32, was found guilty of disclosing private sexual photos and films after CCTV footage of the pair having sex in his garden was uploaded to his OnlyFans

Court: Georgia’s ex Stephen Bear, 32, was discovered responsible of revealing personal sexual pictures and movies after CCTV footage of the pair having intercourse in his backyard was uploaded to his OnlyFans

The former TOWIE star in contrast how she felt after the intercourse tape was shared on-line to grief, saying her feelings would come in waves and he or she would break down in tears.

She added: ‘Something like this makes you’re feeling utterly nugatory – persons are taking a look at you and having sexual gratification over you and it is utterly out of your management.’

Georgia went on to say that she needs to talk in faculties about her expertise so younger individuals perceive revenge porn can have an effect on individuals’s lives.

Her newest feedback come after Bear was discovered responsible of two counts of revealing personal sexual pictures and movies with intent to trigger misery, and two counts of voyeurism, at Chelmsford Crown Court.

Georgia’s bravely waived her proper to anonymity to offer proof at her ex Bear’s trial, earlier than a jury discovered him responsible of posting the intercourse tape on OnlyFans.

WHAT IS DEMENTIA? THE KILLER DISEASE THAT ROBS SUFFERERS OF THEIR MEMORIES 

A GLOBAL CONCERN 

Dementia is an umbrella time period used to explain a spread of progressive neurological problems (these affecting the brain) which affect reminiscence, considering and behavior. 

There are many various kinds of dementia, of which Alzheimer’s illness is the commonest.

Some individuals could have a mixture of forms of dementia.

Regardless of which sort is recognized, every particular person will expertise their dementia in their very own distinctive method.

Dementia is a worldwide concern however it’s most frequently seen in wealthier international locations, the place persons are prone to dwell into very outdated age.

HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE AFFECTED?

The Alzheimer’s Society studies there are greater than 900,000 individuals dwelling with dementia in the UK immediately. This is projected to rise to 1.6million by 2040.

Alzheimer’s illness is the commonest sort of dementia, affecting between 50 and 75 per cent of these recognized.

In the US, it is estimated there are 6million Alzheimer’s victims. The same share rise is predicted in the approaching years.

As an individual’s age will increase, so does the chance of them growing dementia.

Rates of analysis are bettering however many individuals with dementia are thought to nonetheless be undiagnosed.

IS THERE A CURE?

Currently there isn’t any treatment for dementia.

But new medicine can decelerate its development and the sooner it’s noticed the more practical remedies are.

Source: Alzheimer’s Society

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