Family Caregivers: Coping With Transition

Many people are struggling with dementia. You are going to need to know how to make sure that caregivers are under a fair amount of stress as well. Older parents that have to move in with their children while dealing with dementia are going to lose many of their freedoms. […]

December 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Top 3 tips for better communication with Dementia patients

When a loved one is suffering from Alzheimer’s or Dementia, one of the most difficult developments to cope with is the gradual breakdown of the person’s ability to communicate. This can lead to frustration and anger on both sides, but there are ways that caregivers can actively work to minimize negativity and […]

December 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Caregivers Need Care, too

November has the dual designation of being National Alzheimer’s Awareness Month and National Family Caregivers Month. This is appropriate since Alzheimer’s disease takes a huge toll on both the sufferer and their families. Having the role of caregiver of a loved one with Alzheimer’s is a full-time and exhausting job. Often, caregiver […]

December 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Is Coffee Really Healthy For You? – Living Well

When It Comes To Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s disease, diabetes, and possibly some cancers, coffee is one of the healthiest drinks in the world. In fact, according to numerous studies, coffee can significantly lower your risk of getting Alzheimer’s disease. Why is coffee so good for you? It turns out that caffeine acts as […]

December 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Making New Friends at Senior Living

When elderly loved ones move into senior and assisted living facilities, it’s important for them to develop friendships with fellow residents so that they can enjoy daily life in their new home. Since they may not have had to make new friends in quite a while, they could be a bit out […]

December 9th, 2017|0 Comments