LocateMotion, Ryerson University and Durham Police conduct Dementia Field Trial

Toronto, Canada 28 March 2020 – As our population ages, there is a corresponding increase in the number of age-related disorders, according to the Alzheimer Society of Canada. LocateMotion, Ryerson University and Durham Police conducted field trial for location-tracking and UAV rescue of persons with Dementia who are at risk of going missing Keywords: SenSights, […]...

How to Cope with Sundowning?

If your loved one has been diagnosed with dementia and he is showing signs of agitation, confusion, or anxiety during late afternoon or evening hours, he’s most probably experiencing ‘sundowning’. Sundowners Syndrome is a state of confusion that people living with dementia experience in late afternoon, evening or at night. Due to this, they are […]...

Is Alzheimer’s Affected By The Season?

Even though seasonal changes affect the lifestyle and health of pretty much everyone, the impact is much stronger on elderly people, particularly those living with Alzheimer’s. This is because seniors living with Alzheimer’s are not only used to set routines but their body’s natural clock also takes longer to adjust to seasonal changes. Here are […]...

Alzheimer’s Disease Without Memory Loss

The most common and apparent symptom of Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia is memory loss. However, there are some cases when loved ones notice signs that appear before memory loss.   [sc name=”Blog Post CTA”]   If your loved one has no apparent signs of memory loss, it doesn’t mean that Alzheimer’s can be […]...

Diagnosing Dementia: Home Screening Device

A new way to examine age-related cognitive decline at home is now available. The test asks people to notice sounds and flashes on their phone or computer. It was developed by researchers from the UK and Switzerland and exhibits that the simple and economical test can be used to aid in improving early diagnosis of […]...

4 Early Signs Of Dementia Caregivers Need To Know

Dementia can be challenging for caregivers. Knowing the early signs of dementia can be even more difficult. The importance of early diagnosis allows families to plan and could potentially help slow progression of the disease in some cases.   [sc name=”Blog Post CTA”]   Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease Facts Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading […]...

8 Must Read Alzheimer’s Blogs for 2018

Alzheimer’s disease affects over five million Americans. It is a brain disease that can impact a person at any age, especially those 65 and over. The disease progression can be slow or fast, and the impact it has on families can be difficult. The most important aspect behind Alzheimer’s disease is that you are not […]...