What To Look For In A Senior Care Facility

By | August 8th, 2019|Categories: Assisted Living, Memory Care, Senior Living|

Choosing a nursing home or assisted living facility for a loved one can feel like an overwhelming challenge. It is a difficult decision, to be sure, but it doesn’t have to be trying. There are steps you can take to make the process smoother, and maybe even enjoyable. Continue reading for more information on what to [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

5 Tips to Strengthen Your Brain and Improve Your Memory

By | August 21st, 2018|Categories: Health, Memory Care|

There are currently 35.6 million people with dementia across the globe. Whether you’re in your 20s, 30s, 40s, or 50s, though you don’t have to think about dementia all that much, you should still be aware of how you’re taking care of your brain and your memory. Here are some things you should start doing early [...]

3 Great Tips For Helping Your Grandparents With Their Memory

By | July 19th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care|

When it comes to aging, memory loss is sadly a major aspect. In fact, 64% of individuals above the age of 65 years old who are currently residing in nursing homes have Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia. If an elderly person's cognitive ability has declined to the point of Alzheimer's or other serious diseases, [...]

Alzheimer’s and Memory Loss: Helping Your Aging Loved Ones Cope

By | March 14th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News|

Memory loss, sadly, is a common fact of life. Currently, there are more than 5 million Americans living with Alzheimer's disease. And that number could more than double -- reaching upwards of 16 million -- by the year 2050. Though Alzheimer's and other mental health diseases do not discriminate, the overwhelming majority of cases are found [...]

Bittersweet Memories: Coping With Alzheimers For Parent and Child

By | January 19th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News, Senior Living|

Your parents mean everything to you, and more. And when one of your aging parents receives a dementia diagnosis, the news can send your heart to the pit of your stomach in utter despair. Today, there is no cure for dementia, a progressive disease that will get worse with time. However, you will also learn that [...]

Mom or Dad Struggling With Alzheimer’s? Who Should You Talk To?

By | December 26th, 2017|Categories: Memory Care|

Dealing with an aging parent can be extremely difficult, especially if they are showing signs of Alzheimer’s, which affects more than 5 million Americans. Because this debilitating disease is so scary, it’s important you are getting the necessary help not just for your aging parent, but for you as well. Here are a few people who [...]

Menopause Could Lead to Increased Risk of Developing Alzheimer’s, Study Finds

By | October 13th, 2017|Categories: Memory Care, News|

Alzheimers is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. It's a progressive disease that causes severe memory loss and destroys other important mental functions. During the late stages of this degenerative disease, brain cell connections die along with the cells themselves, leading to confusion and significant memory problems. Unfortunately, no cure exists, but [...]