Montreal Simon: Is Donald Trump Now Too Senile To Remain In Office?

Donald Trump has been acting strangely for quite a while. Some moments he's there, some moments he isn't.But his sudden decision to grant New York Times reporter Michael Schmidt an interview two days ago, after spotting him having lunch at his Mar-A-Lago club, was bizarre even by his standards.  And when his advisers or controllers or daycare ...

THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: Your Parent Has Been Diagnosed With Alzheimer’s. Now What?

If you watched “Still Alice,” you will have a better idea of what a person with Alzheimer’s goes through. Especially if you have a parent with this disease, you will know how it feels like to be in their shoes. “The poet Elizabeth Bishop once wrote: ‘the Art of Losing isn’t hard to master: so ...

THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: How to Help an Alzheimer’s Caregiver (Share This Post With Friends and Family!)

A Guest Post by Vee Cecil Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease is an incredible challenge, both physically and emotionally. Often, primary caregivers are spouses who are also aging and sometimes have health issues of their own. It’s not uncommon for Alzheimer’s caregivers to neglect their own health and well-being out of fear ...