March 19, 2019The writer recalls the wonderful times she shared with her beloved father before Alzheimer’s slowly but surely robbed him of his memory and reduced him to a shadow of the person he once was.
September 21, 2017One of the things everyone worries about when it comes to ageing is forgetfulness, which could sometimes be a sign of something more serious, like dementia.
Dementia is the loss of one's cognitive functioning (thinking, remembering and reasoning), as well as behavioural abilities. A person suffering from dementia might find it...
August 30, 2016
Gene Wilder, whose wild curls and startling blue eyes brought a frantic air to roles in the movies Willy Wonka And The Chocolate Factory, Young Frankenstein and Blazing Saddles, died on Aug 29 at the age of 83, his family said.
Wilder, whose best work included collaborations with director-writer Mel Brooks and actor-comedian...
June 9, 2016"Some is trying to break into my wardrobe. The lock doesn't work anymore," M. Maimunah (not her real name), 60, complains to Jo, her youngest son who is visiting her. She stays with her eldest son Din and his family.