Jul 30 2014

Virtual dementia tour

by THE PRESS HERALD

The virtual dementia tour gives individuals the opportunity to experience the many challenges that dementia…

Jul 24 2014

Homecare is probably the fastest-growing but least-understood part of the healthcare system, and many…

“The situation is so dire that it caused me — a lazy, self-involved, generally self-medicated man-child — to start an entire charity organization (Hilarity for Charity)”

— Seth Rogen —

Jul 28 2014
Do Baby Boomers Care Less ... or differently?

Former University of Quebec in Montreal professor Nancy Guberman writes in her 2012 blog post that…

Jul 24 2014
too late to train new geriatric specialists?

With the Baby Boomer cohort living longer, are there enough geratric specialists to go around? Canada…

Jul 24 2014
Albertans Press Government for Early-Onset Services

Mark Johnson’s wife, Shirlianne, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease at 48 and before long, she…

Jul 27 2014
Family Caregivers: Here's one great Toronto resource

In 2012, Baycrest opened a leading-edge centre to help family caregivers cope with the physical and…

Jul 23 2014
Broncos owner resigns due to Alzheimer's

Pat Bowlen, the Denver Broncos owner who won two Super Bowls and oversaw one of the NFL's most consistently…

Jul 27 2014
How much weekly exercise do you need?

There are so many conflicting reports on how much weekly exercise you should be doing. In a study published…

Jul 23 2014
When you can no longer deny the symptoms...

When a person is beginning to show signs of Alzheimer's, that person and their loved ones are usually…

Jul 23 2014
Memory-booster tip: have more fun

Here's a memory-booster we can really get behind: have more fun. A study published by the Harvard School…

Jul 22 2014
Alzheimer's rates declining in developed countries

New studies presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in Copenhagen on July…

Jul 21 2014
How Swimming Strengthens The Body And Mind

A long day at the beach. Hours spent splashing in the backyard pool. A refreshing morning swim. Many…