Developing new treatments for dementia
Memory holds a special significance for all of us. We all have moments when we lose track of an item or a conversation or can’t recall the date of an upcoming appointment. That moment of confusion, trawling back through our mind to join the dots and those feelings of frustration when the information we need seems to be just out of reach.
On the road to recovery from stroke
When Geelong truck driver Greg Young felt a bit off for a few days, his first instinct was to ignore it and just get on with things. Over the next two days though, Greg’s condition worsened and his wife Chrissy insisted he return to hospital. This time they attended Epworth Geelong and Greg underwent a series of tests that revealed he had suffered a stroke. He was immediately admitted as an inpatient.