30 October 2015
Graham Beaton. Alzheimer’s: What to remember
Graham Beaton’s lecture summary
Memory challenges, cognitive dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are common problems amongst the elderly. These conditions can impact memory, language, reasoning and judgement. While there are many factors that contribute to the development of cognitive decline in the elderly, there are several steps that can be taken to reduce the risk of developing these conditions, and to reduce their impact on memory and mental functioning. My presentation will examine the contributing factors and steps that can be taken to mitigate their effects.
Graham Beaton’s bio.
Graham Beaton earned an Honors Bachelor of Health Sciences from the University of Western Ontario, then completed his training as a Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine from the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine (CCNM). Upon graduating, Graham established the multidisciplinary Rosedale Natural Health Clinic in Toronto, where he was in private practice for 5 years. In addition to his private practice, Graham was a faculty member with the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine, mentoring and supervising 4th year Naturopathic students in their clinical internships at the Robert Schad Naturopathic Clinic and the Sherbourne Community People with HIV/AIDS clinic. Graham now practices in Ottawa.