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Digital Story Telling Creates Moments of Happiness for People with Dementia

Elly Park, Assistant Clinical Lecturer in Occupational Therapy, University of Alberta talks about the findings...

Glen Campbell dies at 81 after battling Alzheimer's

Country Pop Singer Glen Campbell dies at 81 due to Alzheimer's. Also an exclusive clip from the end of the James Keach...

Life Flows on Through all the Tumult

Vishaal Nityanand, a young filmmaker, ploughed his own money and full commitment to make Life Flows On, a movie on...

Stanford Medicine: Arts and Humanities in Medicine

The world of medicine is beginning to increasingly acknowledge the potential of expressive arts therapies such as art,...

People with dementia should continue to live with respect and dignity in the community

Jason Foo, the CEO of ADA (Alzheimer’s Disease Association), Singapore, shares his views on the rising levels of the...

Why do we need Dementia Friendly Communities

Dr. Sridhar Vaitheswaran explains how supporting a person with dementia effectively in a dementia friendly community...

Remember Me - The Unheard Cry for Help

Every three seconds one person in the world develops dementia. Dr Amit Dias, an epidemiologist and geriatrician who is...

The case for Palliative Care

An awareness film made by Indian Association of Palliative Care based on excerpts from over 200 interviews conducted...

Palliative care in Kerala - lessons and answers

With a palliative care policy formulated in 2008, Kerala has become a path-breaker and a model for the rest of the...

Richard Glatzer: Inspirational director of ‘Still Alice’ dies four years after ALS diagnosis

Glatzer, who suffered from ALS – also known as Motor Neuron Disease – and directed 'Still Alice' with the help of a...

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