Eleven Behaviours You Can Change to Reduce Your Risk of Developing Alzheimer Disease Later in Life


We all know Canadians are friendly and have big hearts, but did you know that many of the things you do to protect your heart will also help to reduce your risk of having dementia later in life? According to the Canadian Senate, there are over 750,000 people living with dementia in our country. [...]

Canada’s National Dementia Strategy: Unlikely to Deliver a Cure, More Funding Crucial


The Pacific Alzheimer Research Foundation (PARF) believes that a well coordinated national strategy is crucial to address Canada’s dementia crisis. On June 17th, 2019, the Canadian Federal Government announced Canada’s National Dementia Strategy.  We had hoped the Strategy would meet or exceed the Canadian Senate’s recommendation to increase research funding to the Canadian Institutes [...]

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