Are you or a loved one living with Parkinson’s disease? If so, you know that it is a complex and challenging condition that affects not only movement but also other aspects of daily life. While the tremors, stiffness, and difficulty with movement that are commonly associated with Parkinson’s are well-known, many people may not be […]
Memory Care vs. Assisted Living: Which is Right for You
Looking for the right senior living option can seem like learning a second language. What’s assisted living? What’s memory care? Is there a difference? Which one is right for me? Let’s take a step back! Both options provide care and support but are designed to meet different needs and offer different levels of this support. […]
Mythbusting: CBD, Spicy Food and OIive Oil as Alzheimer’s Prevention?
The internet is wonderful and provides us with a lot of useful information. However, it’s important to remember there are myths floating around. For example, there’s no evidence that Parkinson’s can be prevented or reversed, but there are plenty of people who try and suggest it can be. This article explores several common myths and […]
When to Move a Parent Into Memory Care
Memory care is a great option when your loved one needs more support. However, it can be hard to know when it’s time for them to move into a senior living community. How can you know when your loved one needs more support? Continue reading to learn more about memory care, including when it’s time […]
When to Worry About Memory Loss?
Memory loss conditions like Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias can be challenging to manage. The symptoms associated with these conditions are often difficult to spot, and it can be easy to confuse them with forgetfulness. Understanding what to look for when it comes to your loved one’s memory loss condition is vital. Doing so can […]
Things to do for Seniors with Memory Problems
When age-related memory problems appear, it can be a challenging time for you and your loved one. Finding the right community for them is a good start, especially if they can benefit from a memory care lifestyle. Let’s look at what can cause memory problems as you age, some things you can do for seniors […]
What Is It Like in a Memory Care Community?
Moving into a memory care community is a big decision for anyone, but choosing a community for your loved one can feel incredibly overwhelming. With so many factors to consider, it’s hard to know where to begin. Understanding the standards of memory care communities and what questions to ask can be a great help when […]
Can Alzheimer’s Be Reversed?
Alzheimer’s is scary, overwhelming, and unpredictable. Watching someone you love struggle with the disease is one of the most difficult things a person can experience. It can feel like there is no hope. Over 5 million Americans live with Alzheimer’s, and while there still isn’t a cure for the disease, there have been incredible advancements […]