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Alzheimer’s Care: When Ronald Regan announced to the world that he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 1994, he joined one of approximately 2 million American’s suffering from this degenerative brain disease (Rothman, 2016). A little over twenty years later, we now have more than 5 million people who have been diagnosed and are in various stages of the disease process. Prolonged life expectancy, the number of baby-boomers reaching an older age, and the advances in science and early detection have all contributed to this increase.Read More
Senior Nutrition & Wellness: There are tons of foods that are marketed as healthy. Sometimes you need to pay a little extra attention to really figure out whether something is good for you or not so good for you. A lot of marketers realize that there is a big need for healthy foods, however, sometimes the claims are slightly over exaggerated. Some items named as healthy can be far from it. Foods that are truly healthy for you will not have a healthy label. For example, broccoli is not going to have a “low fat”, “high in fiber”, “Great source of vitamins”, “gluten free”, label on it because it’s broccoli and everybody knows it’s awesome for you.Read More
A veteran looking into applying for the Aid and Attendance Benefit may have a number of questions. Depending on their age, sophistication in navigating various pensions and other benefits through the Veterans Administration, and other factors can cause some to be anxious about the application process itself. They may have heard that there are firms…Read More
Depression is a mood disorder that can cause symptoms that effect the way we sleep, the way we eat, our level of activity – it can effect everything! Read more.Read More
Grab bars are an incredibly important asset for many people who might have limited strength, balance related challenges, or even discomfort or a lack of confidence while stepping into and out of the tub or shower surround. Grab bars, when installed properly, should be able to hold up the weight of a full-grown adult, making…Read More
When you’re in your 20s, 30s, or 40s, you may be considered much younger than your elderly parents, and you may very well be in good physical condition. If you are young and fit, as the expression goes, you might have a difficult time assessing safety situations from the perspective of an older individual. For…Read More
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