This tip sheet provides details about the Health Care Consent Act (HCCA) and Advance Care Planning in Ontario.  The roles of the health care practitioner, substitute decision maker and patient are outlined. "Best interests" are defined as set out by the HCCA.

The southeasthealthline.ca site has a page dedicated to connecting people to programs and services related to Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia’s.

This information sheet outlines Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome, the symptoms, diagnosis of Wernicke’s encephalopathy and Korsakoff syndrome, risk factors and treatment options.

This information sheet describes vascular dementia, the symptoms, diagnosis, risk factors and treatment options.

This information sheet explains traumatic brain injuries, the symptoms, diagnosis, risk factors and treatment options.

This information sheet gives an introduction to progressive supranuclear palsy, the symptoms, diagnosis, risk factors and treatment options.

This information sheet provides an overview of posterior cortical atrophy, the symptoms, diagnosis, risk factors and treatment options.

This information sheet provides an introduction to this rare condition.  It outlines the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

This information sheet provides an overview of this rare inherited progressive neuro-degenerative disease.  Symptoms, diagnosis, risk factors and treatment options are reviewed.

This information sheet provides an outline of the disease, its symptoms, diagnosis, risk factors and treatment options. 

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