Activities You Can Do to Fight Alzheimer’s

Activities You Can Do to Fight Alzheimer’s

There are 16.3 million family and friends that provide care to people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias in the United States. On June 20, thousands of participants from across the world come together to fight the darkness of Alzheimer’s through an activity of...
Tips for Dementia Caregivers During Coronavirus

Tips for Dementia Caregivers During Coronavirus

As we continue to learn more about Coronavirus (COVID-19), we are gathering that dementia does not increase the risk for COVID-19 just like dementia does not increase the risk for flu; However, dementia-related behaviors, increased age and common health conditions...
5 Signs it’s Time for Memory Care

5 Signs it’s Time for Memory Care

People with dementia who exhibit certain kinds of behavior that affect their day-to-day living benefit from living in a memory care unit, Geriatrician, Dr. Elaine Healy says. These are units where staff members are trained in working with people with dementia who...