The Death of Scott

Exactly ten years after his traumatic brain injury that left him with zero short-term memory, and six years after I began this blog, my dear husband, Scott York, aged 85, died peacefully at home.

The Kitchen Fire

Improved cognition can sometimes bring dire consequences.

A Dementia Group Visits MoMA

Museums are running highly successful programs for people with dementia.

How to Use Your Brain in Perpetuity

As I learned the hard way 8 years ago, when my husband began the downward spiral of dementia after suffering a traumatic brain injury, doctors are loath to admit they know little about what causes dementia and nothing about how to prevent, treat, or cure it.