Health care - Resources

Below is a collection of additional resources for each of the topic areas described in the health care section of this site. Each of these resources has been evaluated for you and is considered relevant, readable and reliable (top 25% of over 500 resources we have reviewed).

Learning about the dementia

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2001). Shared experiences: suggestions for those with alzheimer disease. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada. 

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). Lewy body dementia

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). Vascular dementia

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). Frontotemporal dementia.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). The progression of Alzheimer's disease: early stage.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). The progression of Alzheimer's disease: middle stage.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2010). The progression of Alzheimer's disease: late stage.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019) The progression of Alzheimer's disease: end of life.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). The progression of Alzheimer's disease: Overview.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). Myth and Reality about Alzheimer's Disease.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). Stages of Alzheimer's Disease.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). 10 warning signs.

Diamond, J. (2008). A report on Alzheimer's disease and current research. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Lewy Body Dementia Association.

Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program. (2011). Before/early diagnosis. A "By Us For Us" Guide. Waterloo, Ontario, Canada: MAREP.

Assessment and testing

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). Diagnosis.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). 10 warning signs. 

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). Getting a diagnosis

Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program (2011). Before/early diagnosis. A "By Us For Us" Guide. Waterloo, Ontario, Canada: MAREP. 

Treatment and medications

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2001). Shared experiences: suggestions for those with Alzheimer disease. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada. 

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2019). Drugs approved for Alzheimer’s Disease.

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2009). Alzheimer's disease: Treatment options.

Diamond, J. (2008). A report on Alzheimer's disease and current research. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada.

Health care professionals

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2001). Shared experiences: suggestions for those with Alzheimer’s disease. Toronto, Ontario: Author. 

Alzheimer Society of Canada. (2009). Alzheimer's disease: Treatment options. Toronto, Canada: Alzheimer Society of Canada. 

Living Well With Dementia logo