Tag: aging

Update on Trump’s Mental Capacities

The state of Trump’s mind has been a matter of continuous discussion ever since he came on the scene as a presidential candidate. Mental health professionals have weighed in despite their professions rules against doing so. More recently in an op-ed piece David Brooks posed the idea that we are dealing with a child, “When the World Is Led by a Child“. Some demurred at what they felt was a demeaning comparison with the actual positive characteristics of children.1 Others offer more political explanations for Trump’s behavior.

Perhaps He Is Just Getting Old – Dementia Is Underway

  1. Here are some responses concerning children: “Don’t Insult Kids by Comparing Trump to Them” – letter to NYTimes and “4-Year-Olds Don’t Act Like Trump“ []