Head, Shoulders, Knees, And Toes: Parts Of The Body That Change As You Age

By | November 12th, 2018|Categories: News|

Unfortunately, our bodies don't stay the same forever. And until immortality becomes a thing, we have a number of health changes to experience as we begin to grow older. Here are some of the primary ways our bodies may change as we begin to age.   Vision issues Whether it's hereditary or years of hard work, [...]

How To Ease The Loneliness Of Seniors During The Holiday Season

By | November 2nd, 2018|Categories: News|

The holiday season can bring a mixture of emotions to an aging senior, especially if they need long term care. If they're in a memory care nursing home, you know that they're getting the best Alzheimers care available. But holiday stress can take a toll on everyone. Here's how to ease the loneliness your loved one [...]

Early Signs Your Loved One May Have Dementia

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

When you have an ailing loved one, it can feel like the whole world is suddenly put on your shoulders. You become their helper, caregiver, confidant. As your parent ages, you might even begin to brush off some of the early signs of dementia. But they might need dementia treatment sooner than you think. Though the [...]

How To Know Its Time For Memory Care

By | September 17th, 2018|Categories: News|

It's never easy to seek an Alzheimers treatment facility. Many adults who care for relatives with Alzheimer's or dementia feel strongly that it is their responsibility to provide care. As amazing as it is to take that role within your family, it's not always fair to you or your loved one. Memory care is a great [...]

Top 4 Things To Look Forward To Once You Retire

By | September 14th, 2018|Categories: News|

Though most people are excited at the prospect of settling down and retiring, others worry what will fill their days when they don't have to go to work. Your career provided a routine, a steady income, a reliable form of social interaction each day. It's normal to be scared to retire but keep in mind that [...]

4 Things to Look For in an Alzheimer’s Care Facility

By | July 11th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News|

Discovering that a loved one in your life has Alzheimer's or another form of dementia can be absolutely devastating. With over 5 million people in the US currently living with the degenerative disease, it is terrifying to know that someone you care about is now counted among them. However, every positive diagnosis comes with a family [...]

Choosing the Right Type of Senior Living Facility for Your Parent

By | June 21st, 2018|Categories: News, Senior Living|

When the Golden Years arrive, the senior in your life may need to look for assisted living facilities to ensure their health and wellbeing is properly cared for. How can you be sure you're picking the right type of facility? Here are the types of senior living facilities to consider before making your final decision. Adult [...]

Alzheimer’s: What to Expect After a Diagnosis

By | June 19th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News|

As your loved one ages, their mental health may be susceptible to illness and degradation. This can be a difficult time for everyone in your family, including friends. After your loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimers, here is what to expect in the three stages of the disease. Mild (Early-Stage) In the early stages of Alzheimers, [...]

Seniors and Mental Health: Why Aren’t We Talking About It?

By | June 13th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News, Senior Living|

With mental health and wellness becoming a bigger priority in the United States, concerns regarding our retired population are still being put on the backburner. As of 2017, the World Health Organization estimates that nearly 15% of adults over the age of 60 have a mental health disorder. While 15% might not seem that high, this [...]

Searching For a Quality Nursing Home Facility? Make Sure Your Aging Parents Are In Good Hands

By | May 16th, 2018|Categories: Memory Care, News, Senior Living|

Having a parent who is starting to show signs of memory loss can be extremely difficult for everyone involved. Your entire life, your parents seemed untouchable. Now, as they continue to age poorly each year, you're noticing that they are, just like everybody else, human after all. Almost 70% of all Americans turning 65 years old [...]