Does Singapore’s kampung spirit hold key to living with dementia?

Advanced dementia has left Lim Jeok Moey unable to leave home without a wheelchair for the past year.But last month at the Bishan-Ang Mo Kio Park, the 90-year-old managed to clock a distance of nearly half a kilometre on her own two feet. “This was probably the longest she has walked since she was diagnosed with dementia,” her son, Justin Foo, said, adding that the cheering crowd spurred his mother on. “I was emotional as she held my hands and walked to the finishing line.”Lim and Foo were…