Finding the Right Senior Community for a Loved One with Alzheimer’s or Dementia

Written by Matt Del Vecchio Founder and President Lianas Services – Retirement Home Search and Transition Support mdelvecchio@lianasservices.com 1-877-450-3365 The Alzheimer’s Society in Canada reports that in 2011, 747,000 Canadians were living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias – that’s 14.9 per cent of Canadians 65 and older. By 2031, if nothing changes in Canada, this figure […]

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Antidepressants May Double Your Risk of Alzheimer’s

In Canada, we live in one of the most beautiful countries on this planet — we should be happy, right? The sad reality is, Canadians are among the world’s heaviest users of antidepressants. With approximately 9 percent of the population taking at least one mood-boosting drug, it’s clear that we’re abusing these medications. What effect […]

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New Study — Rates of Dementia Have Declined Among Seniors

Although rates of dementia are alarming, we are now receiving some positive news. Over the past few years, researchers have continued to publish new research that has made the general public rethink their lifestyle. Although we still do not know what causes dementia, more specifically Alzheimer’s, researchers have uncovered some significant clues. Could recent research […]

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