Aug 28 2014
Shape up with cybercycling and other exergames

Thinking about video games may conjure up images of button-mashing kids. But recent studies suggest…

Aug 29 2014
Medicare Covers 80% seniors' Mental Health Costs

For decades, older adults with depression, anxiety and other psychological conditions have received…

“I just hope I’ll never become so embattled as to lose my love.”

— Marja Hilfiker —

Aug 27 2014
A powerful duet by the Stella sisters

Having a bad day? Or even a good one. This sweet amiable song from Lennon & Maisy Stella (of Nashville…

Aug 22 2014
Plug In For Peace Of Mind

Plug In For Peace Of Mind

by MEGAN JONES

Remote caregivers seeking peace of mind about their loved ones' day-to-day well-being can now check…

Aug 27 2014
GPS TRACKING: DETECT DEMENTIA EARLIER?

Waterloo, Ont., researchers created an app that uses a cell phone GPS to prove the link between the…

Aug 24 2014
Pom wonderful

Pom wonderful

by SUSAN GRIMBLY

A lot of products (coconut oil, anyone?) have been proposed as natural health miracles for those living…

Aug 26 2014
Air Force Veteran with dementia bequeaths NDP $1.6M

The federal New Democrats are being tight-lipped about receiving $1.6 million over the past year from…

Aug 20 2014
The Power of Snow

The Power of Snow

by ANN SILVERSIDES

Teepa Snow, the horse whisperer of dementia, has created a powerhouse of a training infrastructure…

Aug 25 2014
Do you have Dementia? join an advisory group

This group is just getting up and running and you can have your say. Most people will sit around grousing…

Aug 25 2014
Communicating With Someone With Dementia

When speaking to a person with Alzheimer's or dementia:   1. Be Positive: Maintain positive tones,…

Aug 24 2014
Sign petition for national dementia strategy, now!

Sign petition for national dementia strategy, now!

by CLAUDE GRAVELLE, MP, NICKEL BELT

Bill C-356, a private member’s bill for a national dementia strategy needs signatures. Please sign…

Aug 22 2014
Preventative strategies in UCLA video

Dr. Gary Small, a professor of psychiatry and director of the UCLA Longevity Center at the Semel Institute…