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News and current affairs about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.

Tom Magliozzi, co-host of Car Talk, has died as a result of complications from Alzheimer’s disease,…

What are the key issues a physician should discuss with a patient near life's end? And are there gaps…

Despite the advantages of remaining at home, for a senior who has Alzheimer’s or dementia, it can…

The philosopher of care

by RICHIE ASSALY

Dr. Sholom Glouberman is the philosopher-in-residence at the Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care in North…

According to the New York Daily News, a study of his brain tissue suggested Robin Williams "suffered…

Daffodil Power!

by THOMAS QUINN

Wales is an unlikely locale for a medical breakthrough, but shepherd Kevin Stephens is an unlikely…