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A Closer Look at Vascular Dementia

A Closer Look at Vascular Dementia

While there are many serious health issues that pose risks to the senior and elderly population, strokes remain the leading cause of long-term disability in the US. Almost 800,000 people each year suffer a stroke in this country, with nearly 75% of those stricken over...
LCB Chefs on Cooking Smart

LCB Chefs on Cooking Smart

We’ve talked a lot on these pages about the importance of seniors eating healthy for body and brain; this week, we thought we’d take a look inside some LCB communities to see how our own Culinary Services directors are putting this into practice. Joseph Vitanza at The...
Focus on the Emotional Pillar of Engagement

Focus on the Emotional Pillar of Engagement

We recently began an occasional series looking at what we call our Four Pillars of Engagement methodology developed in collaboration with Harvard Medical School and Brigham & Women’s Hospital. A non-pharmacological approach that focuses on the whole person, the...
Physical Engagement and Dementia

Physical Engagement and Dementia

We’ve talked a lot on these pages about the challenges of dementia, particularly in terms of engaging those who suffer from its symptoms. We thought we’d dig into that topic a little deeper over the next few weeks – specifically, the approach we’ve chosen in our LCB...