Category: Guest Blogs

Guest Post: Marijuana for Alzheimer’s disease?

The following is a guest post by CCNA researchers Nathan Herrmann MD FRCPC, and Krista Lanctôt PhD (Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, and University of Toronto). Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias are known for their effects on memory and other cognitive functions. What ...

Can frailty influence who gets Alzheimer’s disease?

The following is a guest post by Lindsay Wallace, a CCNA trainee working under the supervision of Dr. Melissa Andrew. By 2031, 1.4 million Canadians are expected to have some form of cognitive impairment. As the leading cause of dementia, the impact of Alzheimer’s disease on t...