Editorial

Advice, Q&As and columns from our executive editor and others who have a pointed attitude on caregiving.

Sentimentality is an impostor

by DAVID MACFARLANE

Bill Richardson was 23 when he left Winnipeg for Vancouver and 56 when the well-known writer and broadcaster…

You don't expect an emergency

by DAVID MACFARLANE

When any kind of medical emergency befalls a family, it becomes possible to catch a glimpse – if only…

The tragedy of Alzheimer’s disease is that once it takes hold in your brain, it doesn’t let go.…

One of the few pluses about living in the last house on Stretched Tether Lane is it keeps things in…

We’ve all experienced bullying at some point in our lives. When I was 16, I experienced a mild case…

The Instinct to Care

by DAVID MACFARLANE

I have a friend who is a professional musician. He is a gifted performer – of Hank Williams-era country…