THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: HOW VIRTUAL REALITY IS REVOLUTIONISING DEMENTIA CARE

As my regular readers know, I’m a huge fan of technology. It is my pleasure to host an exciting guest post about virtual reality possibilities for dementia care.  This is really exciting stuff! Today’s guest blogger is Gillian Douglass, medical writer for Oxley Homecare in NSW, Australia.  We’ve all heard the jokes about not giving ...

THE CAREGIVERS' LIVING ROOM A Blog by Donna Thomson: HOW VIRTUAL REALITY IS REVOLUTIONISING DEMENTIA CARE

As my regular readers know, I’m a huge fan of technology. It is my pleasure to host an exciting guest post about virtual reality possibilities for dementia care.  This is really exciting stuff! Today’s guest blogger is Gillian Douglass, medical writer for Oxley Homecare in NSW, Australia.  We’ve all heard the jokes about not giving ...

Canadian Progressive World: This year, Ramadan has a serious Google twist

Today, over a billion Muslims around the world begin to observe the holy month of Ramadan, fasting from dawn to sunset. This year, Google is in on the action. In a serious way. The search engine behemoth will stream Islamic prayers live from Mecca via a dedicated YouTube channel. That means millions around the world will be able to experience ...