How Does Heart Health Affect Dementia And Alzheimers?

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

A new study has revealed that high blood pressure could increase your risk for developing dementia and Alzheimers later in life. The research was published on January 30 by the online journal, Neurology. It explains that a person with blood pressure above the normal level for people in their 20s and 30s may experience a loss [...]

Alzheimers And The Flu: What You Should Know

By | January 29th, 2019|Categories: News|

There have been many myths pertaining to Alzheimers and the flu shot; fortunately, the flu shot has no effect on your risk for developing the chronic disease. However, it is true that Alzheimers and dementia patients are at an increased risk for suffering fatalities as a result from contracting the flu. Here's what you should know [...]

When Does Assisted Living Become A Good Option For My Loved One?

By | January 16th, 2019|Categories: News|

Transitioning into old age with grace can be difficult for the independent person. Relying on someone else to help manage your daily life can feel like you're relinquishing control that you would rather retain for far longer. Assisted living is a valuable tool any older person can benefit from, especially if they experience a chronic or [...]

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 [...]