“If You Can Read my Mind” is a song you, and many Zoomers, listened to growing up, and can still be found here on AM 740, but it’s also the title of a new documentary about the life, career, influence of the Orillia-born superstar. On the line to talk about it with fill in host Bob Komsic are writers and directors Joan Tosoni and Martha Kehoe.
And – What’s the first thing you do when you forget something? Do you ask ‘What was I looking for?’ or ‘What did I come here for?’ Does it worry you? Or do you brush it off with a smile and call it a senior moment? A new American study has demonstrated that the secret to restoring memory loss, at least temporarily, could be through a series of brief, painless electric pulses to your brain. The study’s author, Aneesha Nilakantan of Northwestern University’s Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimers Centre, joined Bob Komsic on the line.