Why music works in dementia care

By Bev Foster Music accompanies us on our journey and connects us to people, places and events in our lives. It is cross-coded into life...

Caregiver SOS: Depression in dementia patients can be tackled

My dad was diagnosed with dementia a couple of years ago. word Now I notice that he is restless and crying. Is this sadness...

Dementia: A challenge for all

By Yves Joanette & Flamine Alary Over the last decade, many countries, including Canada, have felt the rising tide of dementia. The numbers of Canadians...

Taking the stress out of bathing for patients with dementia

How staff at the North Bay Regional Health Centre took the stress out of bathing for patients living with dementia. By Lindsay Smylie Smith For many...

Cushioning the impact of dementia

By Drew Tapley Sometimes the solution to a problem comes out of left field and has a mindbog­gling effect. At least this is what happened...