Sanjiva Wijesinha -writer and physician

Short stories, Travel and Health Information

Alzheimer’s Disease

Taking care of the ageing brain Sri Lanka where I grew up has one of the most rapidly ageing populations in Asia – and according to a 2003 study by … Continue reading

June 17, 2020

Always a Princess – a short story

    It had, as usual, been an exhausting day for me and it was now time to leave. I had helped Sam to clear up while Lynne sat expressionless in … Continue reading

May 3, 2020 · 17 Comments

The Spectre of Dementia and Memory Loss

Dementia, defined as the loss of one’s mental capacity, has been shown by recent surveys to be the disease most feared by people over 65. This may well be a … Continue reading

June 9, 2014 · 2 Comments
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