Start A Petition

Offbeat

How to Slow the Development of Pet Dementia
Offbeat  (tags: health care, cats, dementia, advice, tips )

Barb
- 57 days ago - katzenworld.co.uk
Dementia is a condition that can affect many of us in older age, however people tend to be less aware that a similar condition can also affect our beloved pets.
Hens Are Transforming Lives At Retirement Homes
Offbeat  (tags: therapy animals, retirement homes, seniors, dementia, improvements, self esteem, Good Vibrations, perspective, positive impact )


- 588 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Hen therapy! A wonderful program in England has brought hens to nursing homes and caring for the birds has dramatically improved the residents' lives. The sense of responsibility helps boost their self-esteem and visits to the outdoor coops include...
Officers Pretend TheyâEUR(TM)re On Walk And Take Elderly Woman With Dementia Home.
Offbeat  (tags: officers, Elderly woman, dementia, police work, protection )

Lone
- 935 days ago - inspiremore.com
âEURoeWe often talk about the rewards of police work. On Friday, we captured a moment.
The Old Photos Helping Trigger Memories in People With Dementia
Offbeat  (tags: Photo's, Health, Dementia )


- 1741 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Pictures taken by a little-known photographer between the 1930s and 1960s have found a new use helping to trigger memories and reminiscences among people with dementia.
Dementia Progress 'Achingly Slow' Says Global Envoy
Offbeat  (tags: G8, Politics, Health, research, dementia )


- 1858 days ago - bbc.co.uk
G8 countries pledged to find a cure or treatment for dementia, Progress on research and treatment for dementia has been "achingly slow", an expert says ahead of a London summit.
Workplaces Must Get 'Dementia Friendly'
Offbeat  (tags: workplace, employee's, health, dementia, support, UK )


- 1899 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Businesses must become more dementia-friendly and support employees who care for loved ones with dementia, says the government.
Elderly Woman With Dementia JAILED for Feeding Crows!
Offbeat  (tags: birds, dementia, jail, ethics, government, off-beat, police, woman, bizarre, mental health )

Kamia
- 1959 days ago - dailykos.com
In yet more proof that the U.S. needs to find a different way to deal with those who suffer mental challenges, an elderly woman is being held in JAIL because she sprinkled bread around her house to feed the local crow population!
Oldest U.S. Death Row Inmate Dead at 94
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, mental health, health issues, dementia )

Lady
- 3444 days ago - usatoday.com
FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) -- The oldest death row inmate in the United States, who spent most of his life behind bars, has died of natural causes at age 94.
One in Ten Cats Has Dementia
Offbeat  (tags: cats living longer, now 1 in 10, dementia )

Kathy
- 3997 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Conditions like Alzheimer's are becoming increasingly common and now affect one million felines. Vets have reported seeing an increase of cases but fear that many owners do not pick up on the symptoms
   

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Offbeat

Most Active Stories Today in Offbeat tagged with Dementia

top story finders in Offbeat

1. Animae C 85 popular stories

2. Christeen A 76 popular stories

3. Ljiljana Milic 74 popular stories

4. Pat B 69 popular stories

5. Anne M 54 popular stories

6. Lone F 50 popular stories

7. Marianne R 45 popular stories

8. Anne M 44 popular stories

9. Mary T 43 popular stories

10. Cathy B 43 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.