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"Little did I know that our world was about to turn upside down."

Canada
November 5, 2021

Cheryl (pictured) lives with young onset Alzheimer’s disease. Her husband, Mike, would like to share his experience as Cheryl was diagnosed and as the disease progressed, as well as how the Alzheimer Society has supported them and the way that people like you can help the Society continue this support.

"Little did I know that our world was about to turn upside down." Cheryl, who lives with dementia.

What Driving Means to Me

Simcoe County
November 4, 2021

When Dieter was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease his driver's license was immediately removed. Read the road he traveled to get it reinstated.

Sugar and Alzheimer’s Disease

Saskatchewan
November 2, 2021

Proof of Concept Grant Awarded to Saskatchewan dementia researcher who will examine the link between a high sucrose diet and Alzheimer's disease.

Life of the Party - Randy Cliff's story

York Region
October 27, 2021

Stouffville resident Randy Cliff was always the life of the party. He was diagnosed with Frontotemporal Dementia, shortly after his 60th birthday and it has caused many irreversible changes in him, including the loss of his voice and more recently, his mobility.

Community, Arts, Storytelling & Dementia

Saskatchewan
October 26, 2021

The Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan and Godfrey Dean Art Gallery of Yorkton are proud to announce a special dementia friendly reception.