Corvino, John

Can People With Dementia Have a Sex Life?


Reference Type:
Newspaper Article
Journal:
The New York Times
Publish Date:
April 22, 2015 Wednesday
Year:
2015
Notes/Description:
Opinion Pages: Room for Debate featuring philosophers Corvino and Belgau. Prompted by the case of Henry Rayhons, acquited in the Iowa trial on charges of sexually abusing his wife, Donna Lou Rayhons, who had Alzheimer's, by having sex with her in a nursing home. Piece includes many reader comments.
Keywords:
Decision Making
Dementia
Ethics
Family Relationships
Judgment
Love
Memory
Patient Rights
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