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Dementia and Driving: Learning How To Cope, Learning When To Quit

One of the greatest fears of people facing dementia is the loss of independence including what happens to their mobility if they lose their driver’s license. But advocates and the DMV say some can continue driving safely in the early stages of the disease. WCVE’s Charles Fishburne has more for Virginia Currents.

Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired By Museum Archives Encourage New Views Of Virginia History

Fresh Paint: Murals Inspired by the Story of Virginia showcases 10 large scale paintings from artists cross the Commonwealth. The Virginia Museum of History and Culture invited the artists to pick any object they wanted from the museum's nearly nine-million-item history collection to create these murals.

Central Virginia Fire Departments Expand Mental Health Resources For First Responders

In the last month, Central Virginia first responders have been facing a very personal kind of trauma - the death of two firefighters. In both cases, local departments activated their peer support systems and connected their teams to mental health resources. WCVE's Catherine Komp has more in the second of our two part series.


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