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Five Features that Distinguish Memory Care

By | July 9th, 2019|Categories: Memory Care|

Senior living options can encompass many types of living arrangements and levels of care. On one end of the range, assisted living may provide residential living, meals, and assistance to residents with their daily needs, such as bathing, eating, dressing, and other life activities. On the other end of the range, nursing homes may not only [...]

Ways To Care For A Loved One Diagnosed with Dementia

By | June 10th, 2019|Categories: News|

There are approximately 35.6 million people who have dementia worldwide. Irritability, memory loss, and personality changes are just a handful of symptoms associated with this degenerative disease. If you have a loved one who has been diagnosed with some form of dementia, you're most likely feeling lost and unsure of what to do next. Nothing can [...]

Memory Loss: Five Tips For Caregivers

By | May 13th, 2019|Categories: News|

Taking care of someone with memory loss provides a variety of challenges. When the individual with Alzheimer’s dementia (or memory loss) is a family member, the emotional challenges of the situation intensify. Being aware of some of the things experienced by an individual with Alzheimer’s memory loss is going to be extremely helpful for a caregiver. [...]

4 Perfect Activities To Do With a Loved One Living With Dementia

By | April 20th, 2019|Categories: News|

For the friends and family of the over 35 million people living with Alzheimer's disease and other causes of dementia, there is one question that many find themselves asking: what can we do together now? It is true that the mental decline, memory loss, confusion, and disorientation which are characteristic of dementia can make some activities [...]

3 Benefits Of Going To A Memory Care Facility

By | March 8th, 2019|Categories: News|

Aging comes with certain challenges for everyone, but people with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia tend to face more challenges than most. These different difficulties often necessitate a different form of care. Memory care facilities provide the same assistance as typical nursing homes, but with a special focus on aiding those with memory loss. Discover [...]

Who Is Most At-Risk For Alzheimers?

By | February 1st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Alzheimers disease is perhaps one of the most prevalent illnesses experienced by seniors throughout the United States. While many know the symptoms associated with this disease, few know how likely they are to develop Alzheimers as they age. This is made even more difficult because doctors and researchers do not know the root cause of this [...]

What Makes Alzheimers So Dangerous?

By | January 8th, 2019|Categories: News|

Alzheimers disease is one of the most debilitating diseases you can experience in old age. Millions of Americans throughout the country are affected by Alzheimers, either because they experience the illness themselves or they have a loved one who suffers from the illness. But what makes Alzheimers such a dangerous disease? Here is how the disease [...]

Searching For Quality Nursing Homes? Ask These 3 Questions

By | December 15th, 2018|Categories: Senior Living|

Dealing with an aging loved one can be extremely difficult. Thankfully, there are excellent nursing homes across the country that can help your elderly parents with everything from daily tasks to medication administration, and so much more. Here are some important things to look for when searching and selecting quality nursing homes for your elderly loved [...]

Identifying Warning Signs Associated With Alzheimer’s and Dementia

By | November 8th, 2018|Categories: News|

There are over 100 different types of dementia, but Alzheimers is the most common, accounting for as much as 80% of all dementia diagnoses. Sadly, more than 5 million Americans are living with this debilitating cognitive disease, and that number could rise to as much as 16 million by 2050.   The elderly population in the [...]

3 Tips For Assisting a Loved One With Dementia

By | October 15th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, Senior Living|

There are 35.6 million people across the world who struggle with dementia-related issues. Perhaps one of the worst forms of cognitive impairments is Alzheimer’s disease, which affects one in every eight people over the age of 65 years old in the United States. Sadly, Alzheimer's is the sixth leading cause of death in the U.S. and [...]