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People with dementia will often forget a step in a series of steps, and may stop doing one activity because they don’t know what the next step is.

Alzheimer’s on the farm carries special risks

People living on farms face additional challenges when dealing with Alzheimer’s

Watching Alzheimer’s steal away a loved one is always painful, but there are additional challenges when you’re living on a farm. Trent, a grain farmer from east-central Alberta, knows this all too well. He farmed with his father, now in his late 70s, until five years ago. “I knew Dad was getting older and getting […] Read more