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Tips for an Emergency Room Visit

Tips for an Emergency Room Visit

No one enjoys taking a trip to the Emergency Room; it’s usually a bit chaotic and disorienting, with long stretches of uncomfortable waiting that can try anyone’s patience. For someone with dementia, whose ability to cope relies on being grounded in what’s familiar...
Type 2 Diabetes and Senior Health

Type 2 Diabetes and Senior Health

Despite the tremendous efforts given towards Type 2 diabetes prevention in this country, the numbers of those affected are still alarmingly high; it’s likely you know someone who’s been diagnosed or is about to be. Right now almost 30 million Americans suffer from...
Brain-training Games and Apps for Seniors

Brain-training Games and Apps for Seniors

While researchers are still working to unlock certain mysteries surrounding the aging brain and dementia, there’s one big piece of the puzzle they’ve hit on, and that’s the critical role an active brain plays in delaying or preventing cognitive deterioration. Learning...
Understanding and Managing “Sundowning”

Understanding and Managing “Sundowning”

Most of us look forward to the end of the day as a time for relaxing and unwinding – maybe taking in a beautiful sunset if we’re lucky. But for an estimated 20% of the 5 million Americans who suffer from Alzheimer’s and dementia, the day’s end triggers an anxious and...