Monthly Archives: March 2016

Recommended Reading for March

March 4th, 2016 (No Comments)

Recommended Reading:  Come Back Early Today: A Memoir of Love, Alzheimer’s and Joy By:  Marie Marley, Ph.D This book tells the powerful 30-year love story of a young American woman and a delightfully colorful, wickedly eccentric Romanian gentleman and scholar, interspersed with advice and inspiration for Alzheimer’s caregivers everywhere. In addition to being a compelling […]

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Warning Signs a Senior Shouldn’t Be Driving

March 4th, 2016 (No Comments)

Warning Signs a Senior Shouldn’t Be Driving Wondering if it is time to take away the keys? There are a number of issues you should take into account. It would be a lot easier if we could just assign an age when people are no longer safe drivers, but as a group, seniors are relatively […]

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Arthritis Among Seniors

March 4th, 2016 (No Comments)

Arthritis Among Seniors Arthritis affects millions of people of all ages, including children.   From 2010-2012, nearly 50% of adults 65 years or older in the U.S. were told by a doctor that they have some form of arthritis in their joints. Although osteoarthritis is the most common form of the disease, there are over 100 […]

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Connecting with Seniors Who Have Alzheimer’s—Even in the Latest Stages of the Disease

March 4th, 2016 (No Comments)

Connecting with Seniors Who Have Alzheimer’s—Even in the Latest Stages of the Disease There are four activities that can typically reach persons at all stages of Alzheimer’s disease. Read more about each: Being Visited by a Child It’s a well-known fact that children can reach people with dementia at a deep emotional level that adults […]

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