Busting four myths about dementia

According to the World Health Organization, an estimated 47.5 million people around the globe have dementia and each year 7.7 million new cases are diagnosed. Director of the Dementia Clinic at Tufts Medical Center, neurologist Tinatin Chabrashvili dispels some of the common myths about the disease. Continue reading

Investing in the Financial District and Chinatown

This month, I am proud to put forth a budget for the City of Boston that will make Boston a better place to work, live, and raise a family. At City Hall, we’ve created a plan for our City that will keep Boston financially sound, while making targeted investments towards achieving a thriving, healthy and innovative Boston. Boston’s operating budget totals $3.14 billion, which represents an increase of $143.7 million (or about five percent) over last year’s budget.

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