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Latest Alzheimer Society of Canada Stories

2013-10-15 12:25:25

Mayo Clinic researchers have found a surprising occupational hazard for teachers: progressive speech and language disorders.

Stressed Women Develop Alzheimer's
2013-10-01 10:27:29

Women who experience stressful life events in their 30s, 40s and 50s are more likely to develop dementia and Alzheimer's later in life, according to a Swedish study.

The Soaring Cost Of Alzheimer’s And Dementia Care
2013-09-21 07:25:57

The number of older men and women who will require long term care due to dementia or other health concerns will nearly triple by 2050, according to the World Alzheimer Report 2013.

2013-07-31 23:03:33

Eat Sleep Golf and DriveHard will work together in the ongoing battle to end Alzheimer's.

Alzheimer’s Disease And Dementia Explored In New Studies
2013-07-15 18:11:26

Alzheimer’s disease affects millions of Americans and two new studies have uncovered interesting information about the disease.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.