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Sunday, December 29, 2013

More Alzheimer’s patients finding care far from home

Margrit, left, an Alzheimer’s patient from Switzerland, walks with a caretaker during a tour at a Buddhist temple in Chiang Mai province, Thailand. Thailand is poised to attract more Alzheimer’s sufferers from abroad, offering centers with 24-hour personal care that’s cheaper than in the West.