All the latest news and stories about Alzheimer's disease, dementia, and the brain.
Bruce Willis FTD news helps expand dementia awareness
Researchers estimate 5% to 20% of all dementia cases are Frontotemporal dementia a group of rare disorders affecting the frontal & temporal regions of the brain. Learn more here.
Seven things you may not know about vascular dementia
Vascular dementia is one of the more common forms of dementia, but how much do you know about it? Read on to learn more about vascular dementia.
Watch the inaugural Dementia-Friendly Communities Awards!
On Sunday, January 15, 2023, the first inaugural Dementia-Friendly Communities Awards took place. On this page, watch the show’s recording and learn more about our amazing nominees and winners!
Student bursary honours life, contributions of Douglas Rapelje
Douglas Rapelje’s heart belonged to Niagara’s aging population.
St. Catharines senior prepares for possible Alzheimer’s diagnosis
Alzheimers Society Self Care Session
January is Alzheimer's Awareness Month and the Niagara branch of the Alzheimer's Society is supporting the caregivers of loved ones affected by the disease.
How well do you know the risks of dementia?
Think you know about reducing your risk of dementia? The Alzheimer Society of Canada challenges you to test your knowledge and take our quiz on reducing the risk of dementia!
Challenge your brain! Eight suggestions for brain-boosting exercises
What does it mean to “challenge your brain”? Here are some suggestions! They may help you in keeping your brain fit, healthy and as protected as possible against the risk of dementia.